About Wilmington Firefighters Benevolent Fund Inc
Mission: The purpose of the Wilmington Firefighters Benevolent Fund is to provide financial assistance and support towards a variety of initiatives including: managing and memorializing the Lakeview Road property, and other firefighter-related goodwill and altruistic initiatives.
This fund was created following the devastating and tragic Lakeview Road fire in September 2016 that killed Capt. Christopher Leach, Lt. Jerry Fickes, and Lt. Ardythe Hope. Donations will help build and maintain an everlasting memorial to honor the sacrifices and pay tribute to the fallen firefighters.
The Wilmington Firefighters Benevolent Fund is the 501 c(3) non-profit branch of the International Association of Fire Fighters Local 1590 - Wilmington Firefighters Association.
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