OKLAHOMA CITY (Nov. 18, 2013) — Students at Greystone Upper Elementary will no longer have to worry about waiting at the bus stop without a coat, thanks to the generosity of the Oklahoma City Firefighters Local 157. Today the firefighters delivered 500 new winter coats, one for each student at the Oklahoma City public school.
In addition to selling our “Care Enough to Wear Pink” shirts to raise money for breast cancer awareness, the OKC Firefighters Local 157 have a new project we would like your help to support! The Christian Firefighters began the Oklahoma City Fire Department’s program, “Coats for Kids” in 1990. Since that time, Firefighters, IAFF Local
It’s Fire Prevention Week! Did you know: In 2011, U.S. fire departments responded to 370,000 home structure fires. These fires caused 13,910 civilian injuries, 2,520 civilian deaths, $6.9 billion in direct damage. Here are some cooking safety tips to help keep you and your family safe from the devastating effects of a house fire:
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and your OKC Firefighters Local 157 is helping raise funds to support the over 250,000 women who will be diagnosed with the disease this year. About 1 in 8 (12%) women in the US will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. During the month of October, the Local 157