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By November 10, 2016LACoFD News
Firefighter Cancer Support Network

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Firefighter Cancer Support Network to Hold Annual Gala Dinner

Firefighter Cancer Support NetworkThe Firefighter Cancer Support Network (FCSN) will host its 11th annual “Leading the Way” Gala Dinner and Fundraiser at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12.

The evening is scheduled to include silent and live auctions, dinner and a concert by “The Trip.”

International Association of Fire Fighters General President Harold Schaitberger will be the special guest for this year’s event. The FCSN will also present the Dallas Jones Memorial Award, the Spirit of Debbie Wood Award and the Michael Dubron Founder’s Award.

Individual tickets cost $125; a table of 10 may be purchased for $1,125. Tickets may be purchased at

Founded in 2005 by cancer survivor and Fire Fighter Paramedic Michael Dubron, the FCSN is dedicated to helping active and retired firefighters and their immediate families cope with cancer.