2017 Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation Golf Tournament raises $9,300
Event Brings 5 Year Total Contribution in excess of $70,000!
Toronto, Ontario, August 31, 2017:
Comtech Fire Credit Union announced today that the 2017 Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation Golf Tournament raised a total of $9,300, bringing our five year total contribution to the Foundation to over $70,000!
“The Foundation is extremely grateful for the partnership we have with Comtech Fire Credit Union”, said Captain Robert Kirkpatrick of Mississauga Fire & Emergency Services, and President of the Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation. “The annual golf tournament and yearly ceremony sponsorship is a great example of how much one organization can help the Foundation reach its goals to operate the national firefighters memorial ceremony and provide support programs for the families of fallen firefighters", added Kirkpatrick.
“Five years ago we decided to support a cause that is of fundamental significance to our members”, said Kevin Connolly, Chief Marketing Officer of Comtech Fire Credit Union. “The Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation through its national support programs does exceptional work with the families of the heroes who have paid the ultimate sacrifice protecting the public, and we are proud to support their work”.
Comtech Fire Credit Union operates seven branches in the GTA, Kingston area and in Ottawa and serves the financial needs of 20,000 members and their families throughout Ontario. The Credit Union has close to $530 million in total assets.
The Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation was created to HONOUR and REMEMBER firefighters who have been killed in the line of duty and to SUPPORT their families. The CFFF is a registered charity and operates by fundraising.
Fire Services Credit Union Golf Tournament - 2018 (Date to be Announced)