Our Events

San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation has several events throughout the year to raise awareness and provide supporters an opportunity to invest in public safety that benefits the entire San Diego region. Funds raised help keep our world-class Fire-Rescue Department at the top if its ability to serve. Check back often for event updates and be sure to follow us on Facebook for details on how you can attend or sponsor an upcoming event.

Service awards honoree luncheon

Hosted by the Fire Rescue Foundation, this luncheon honors the men and women of the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department and AMR who put their lives on the line every day to help protect our community. We will also be recognizing ordinary citizens who have done extraordinary things to help others in their time of need.




Above & Beyond

Find out what it really means to go Above & Beyond when you join us for our annual luncheon where we recognize first responders, community leaders, and ordinary citizens who have gone above and beyond to support and strengthen public safety in San Diego and the surrounding region.




Girls Empowerment Camp

The program is free and is open to teens of all genders ages 14-18. Participants get hands-on orientation and training with actual firefighting tools and equipment as well as classroom instruction. This program is designed to inspire those interested in a career in the public safety by focusing their efforts on future success and engaging them in the SDFD recruitment and mentoring process. For additional information, please contact sdfdgec@sandiego.gov.