Gifts Awarded to the San Francisco Fire Department

The San Francisco Fire Department is grateful for the donations and gifts received and would like to thank the individuals and organizations listed below for their generosity.  If you, your company or your agency would like to donate to the San Francisco Fire Department, please contact the Administrative Officer.

Any and all gifts or donations made towards SFFD's 150th Anniversary Celebration are received by The Guardians of the City, a Federal tax exempt non-profit 501(c)(3) California Corporation.  Gifts or donations made towards cancer prevention and screenings for active and retired SFFD firefighters are received by the San Francisco Firefighters Cancer Prevention Foundation, also a 501(c)(3).  Those gifts are therefore not listed herein.

Redfora.com

Cash donation of $5,000.00 to NERT

No Financial Interest with City

Anonymous - September 2019

Cash Donation ($200.00)

Donation of Gratitude for Education Fund

No financial interest with City

The Viggo Mortensen Living Trust - December 2018

(Cash Donation $10,000)

No Financial Interest with City

Hugo Stanchi Nahuel - September 2018

(Cash Donation $25)

No Financial Interest with City

San Francisco State School of Nursing

3 Used Training Manikins

(Estimated Value $4500)

No Financial Interest with City

Kathryn Coffee - May 2018

75 WAGN Pet Oxygen Masks

(Estimated Value $5954)

No Financial Interest with City

The Stewart Family - November 2017

Cash Donation ($200)

Donation of Gratitude for Assisting with the Fires in Sonoma

No financial interest with City

Patricia S. Dinner - December 2017

Cash Donation ($500)

In Honor of SF Civil Service Commissioner Scott Heldfond's Birthday

No financial interest with City

Anonymous - November 2017

Cash Donation ($1,000)

Donation of Gratitude for Education Fund

No financial interest with City

Genentech - April 2017

400 "Rescue Buddies" (stuffed animals to comfort patients & children during emergency incidents)

(Estimated value: $4,800)

No financial interest with City

Gary & Nancy Coelho - November 2016

65" Flat Screen TV for Fire Station 34

(Estimated value: $1,000)

No financial interest with City

Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Osher - September 2015

Cash Donation ($350,000)

For the purchase of two (2) new ambulances

No financial interest with City

Fire Commission Resolution 2015-10 (PDF); adopted on 10/8/2015

BOS Resolution 61-16 (PDF); passed on 2/23/2016

 

Pastor Revocable Trust/Estate of Russell Pastor  - August 2015

Cash Donation ($72,400)

SFFD was listed as a beneficiary of the Pastor Revocable Trust and the estate of Russell Pastor; funds to be used for purchasing firefighting equipment per the terms of the trust

No financial interest with City

Fire Commission Resolution 2016-04 (PDF); adopted on 2/10/2016

BOS Resolution; submitted to BOS on 7/20/2016

 

Wells Fargo Foundation - July 2015

Cash Donation ($5,000)

For FLAME Youth Fishing Program to fund fishing expeditions for disadvantaged youth on the San Francisco Bay

No financial interest with City

 

Estate of Nguey Woo - March 2015

Cash Donation ($54,972.09)

SFFD was listed as a beneficiary of the will of Nguey Woo; funds to be used for purchasing educational and outreach materials to be distributed as part of SFFD's 150th Anniversary celebration

No financial interest with City

Fire Commission Resolution 2016-03 (PDF); adopted on 2/10/2016

BOS Resolution; submitted to BOS on 7/20/2016

 

Mr. & Mrs. Morton H. Owens - December 2014

Cash Donation ($100)

In Loving Memory of Louisa M. Iavarone, Mother of Frank B. Iavarone (Retired SFFD)

No financial interest with City

 

Wells Fargo Foundation - October 2014

Cash Donation ($7,400)

For FLAME Youth Fishing Program to fund six (6) fishing trips for youth on a SF Bay charter boat

No financial interest with City

 

John E. Kennedy, III - October 2014

Cash Donation ($250)

No financial interest with City 



Elks Lodge of San Francisco - August 2014

Cash Donation ($750)

Contribution for local Neighborhood Emergency Response Team Training Programs

No financial interest with City

 

Parker Harris & Holly Johnson - June 2014


LifeFitness Treadmill for Fire Station 5

(Estimated value: $5,000)

No financial interest with City

 

Matson, Inc. on behalf of the Matson Foundation - April 2014

Cash Donation ($2,500)

In support of building a new Fireboat

No financial interest with City

 

John E. Kennedy, III - April 2014

Cash Donation ($250)

No financial interest with City

 

BRE Properties - March 2014


Cash Donation ($9,999.99)

Financial interest with City: business license, entitlements with permits for development in Mission Bay



Robert "Roger" Sobsey - March 2014

Pet Oxygen Mask Kits (4 kits)

(Total valued at: $321.67)

No financial interest with City

 

Irit Levi - February 2014

Cash Donation ($100)

For Fire Station 24 (100 Hoffman Avenue)

No financial interest with City

 

GradeCam - February 2014


Log-in credentials for use of test grading software and online platform for SFFD Division of Training

(Total valued at: $500)

No financial interest with City

 

Argo Foundation, Inc - January 2014


Cash Donation ($1,000)

For the purchase of equipment and materials for the volunteer SFFD Fire Reserve

No financial interest with City

 

A.A.A. Northern California, Nevada & Utah - January 2014


Cash Donation ($5,000)

For fire safety equipment and supplies, public fire safety education programs and materials, or fire safety training programs

No financial interest with City 

 

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Gifts Awarded to the Department: 2004, 2005, 2006