What's New Member AppsPaused Tomorrow Dist 1 canvas with Somma
Tomorrow we’ll be out from 10-1 for a canvas of District 1 with Somma. All invited, meet @ the union hall @ 10am. If you can’t make tomorrow you can go to the 858 website (iaff858.org) and in the top right section of the homepage are the links to sign up for future dates coming up.
Read More... Are we truly a strong union?
Hello all members, this post comes from your Public Relations Director James Burkhalter E-11 A Shift. Normally I send out emails In regards to events, and exciting things happening within our union. I wanted to write this so that you would ask yourself, are you satisfied with your union and your involvement as a member of Local 858.
Read More... Reminder - Somma Fundraiser Event
Reminder -- Fundraiser for Somma's road to Denver Council District 1 is tomorrow night!!! Join us Friday night at Illegal Pete's at 1851 W. 38th Ave. from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm for a night to raise money for Mike Somma's City Council Campaign. Food, drink tickets and live music will be provided.
Read More... St Paddy's Day Parade/ Poker Tournament/858 Summer picnic camping trip
Hi all members, thanks for your patience in waiting for the St Paddy's day parade details, we just got our staging information this evening. You can meet us at the union hall @ 7am this Saturday the 16th, we will ride the antique rig down to staging. You can also meet us around 8:30 in Lot A of the Coors Field parking lots entering off 33rd & Blake.
Read More... Long awaited ball pictures
Good afternoon all members, the long awaited ball pictures have been finished and are ready for viewing and downloading. It took a little longer because we paid a little extra to have some of you photoshopped, but they all came out very nice. Follow this link to access the photographer’s pictures. You can contact the photographer to purchase any additional pictures. 720.390.
Read More... March Union Meeting Reminder
This is a reminder that the March Union meeting will take place at The Colorado Professional Fire Center (12 Lakeside Lane, Denver CO 80212) Wednesday, March 6th at 7:00 pm and Thursday, March 7th at 8:30 am. A few things to be aware of: Please donate to Mike Somma’s Campaign! Mike is running for City Council District 1.
Read More... Fundraiser for Mike Somma!
Fundraiser for Mike Somma! Where: Illegal Petes Northside - 1851 W. 38th Ave. When: Friday, March 15th 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Enjoy great music, beer and food. Rsvp: info@sommafordenverdistrict1.
Read More... Sign Up to Walk for Mike!!
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0448aaab2ca4fb6-somma It is now time to walk District 1 to get Mike Somma to City Council. Use the link to go to the sign-up genius webpage and pick a slot that works for you and your family. If every member gives just 3 hours, we will have a tremendous impact on this race! Please email any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read More... Mike Somma Canvass Training
Now is the time to start walking for Mike! There will be canvass training for Mike Somma's campaign on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 5:00 pm at the Fire Fighter Event Center located at 12 Lakeside Lane. We anticipate this training will last until 6:30. If you have any questions, please contact David Foster at email@example.com.
Read More... Denver Fire Fighters need your support!
Local 858 members, please donate to Mike Somma; We need your help. Brother Mike Somma needs to see more financial support from our membership. Please invest in your career and give at least $50 to his campaign. Just follow the link at the top right of Local 858's page and click donate now.
Read More... Local 858 meets with F.I.R.E.
On January 29, 2019 Local 858’s Principal Officers met with the Executive Board of F.I.R.E. for a meet and greet. This was a very productive meeting that centered on how our organizations can support each other moving forward. The F.I.R.E. Executive Board is very dedicated to Local 858 and understands the importance of unification amongst all Local 858 members.
Read More... DFF Charitable Foundation Chili Cook-Off
On Friday, February 22, 2019 MYC will be hosting thier 3rd annual chili cook-off from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Fire Fighter Events Center at 12 Lakeside Lane. All proceeds will go to the Denver Fire Fighters Charitable Foundation. If you are interested in entering a crockpot of red or green chili, please contact Evan Soibelman (T-31-B) as soon as possible.
Read More... January Union Meeting Reminder
This is a reminder that the January Union meeting will take place at The Colorado Professional Fire Center (12 Lakeside Lane, Denver CO 80212) Wednesday, January 2nd at 7:00 pm and Thursday, January 3rdat 8:30 am. A few things to be aware of: 1.
Read More... DPD Detective Jared Purdy
On November 17, 2018 DPD Detective Jared Purdy and his young daughter Reagan were involved in a horrific automobile accident on I-70 near Limon, CO when a driver going the wrong way struck their vehicle. Sadly, 7 year old Reagan was killed on impact. Jared suffered broken ribs, bruised lung and a lacerated liver.
Read More... Download: FB_IMG_1542778199655.jpg FDA Approves Radicava to Treat ALS
I have some exciting news to share with you: The FDA just approved the first drug in 22 years to treat ALS - the second treatment ever for the disease. Edaravone (brand name Radicava) is an anti-oxidant drug thought to preserve motor neurons in people with ALS, allowing the nerves to keep their muscles working for a longer period of time.
Read More... Addiction Treatment Facility Exclusively for IAFF Members
Tragedy and trauma are an everyday reality for fire fighters and paramedics, and can lead to behavioral health issues, including addiction, substance abuse and post-traumatic stress disorder. A host of additional behavioral health issues can also emerge, including anxiety, depression and even suicide.
Read More... Local 858 Teams w/Brute Force
Local 858 is proud to announce a great offer from Brute Force training gear. They are a Local Denver Company and have offered their deepest discount to 858 members and family. I have attached 2 pages with some product and the discount code. Simply go to bruteforcetraining.com and use promo code DFD15. Buy some sandbags, get buff, and have a happy Monday.
Read More... Download: Brute Force_Denver Fire Dept. 1.pdf Denver Bronco Local 858 Hoodies are back!
Good morning all members, if you missed out on the Denver Broncos Local 858 hoodies that we had in stock last year, well today is your lucky day. We have more in stock, they are available at the Union Office, the online store, and we will have them for sale @ the Chile Cook-off this Friday. They are proudly American made and Union printed and sell for $40 a piece.
Read More... Presumptive Cancer Supreme Court Decision
Please see the attached joint statement from the Colorado Professional Firefighters & Colorado State Fire Chiefs regarding the Colorado Supreme Court Decisions & Firefighter Cancer Presumptive Law.
Read More... Download: CPFF CSFC Joint Statement on Colorado Supreme Court Ruling About FF Cancer II.docx Kaiser Member Resource Guide
Members, Attached is the Kaiser Permanente Member Resource Guide and the New Urgent Care Schedule that took affect February 2016.
Read More... Download: 2016_01_05_UrgentCareMemberFlyer_DenverBoulderMOBs_Updated_FINAL.pdf , 2016_DenverBoulder_MRG_WebReady_FINAL.pdf DFD SMART SET PHYSICAL
DFD SMART SET PHYSICAL IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN, DON’T FORGET TO GET YOUR PHYSICAL!!! What You Need to Do: 1. When calling to make an appointment for the Fire Fighter Exam call 303-338-4545 2.
Read More... Call for firefighters to apply to Firefighters Artists exhibit (Denver Firefighters Museum)
Good morning, My name is Sarah Crocker, and I am the Exhibits Coordinator for the Denver Firefighters Museum. We have just opened the application process for our next exhibit, "From Fire to Art: Firefighter Artists". We are inviting active duty and retired firefighters from all departments to submit their artwork for inclusion in our exhibit.
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