On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) Trust presented a $50,000 grant award to the Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation. The check presentation took place at Cecil R. Gehr Training Center at the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Headquarters.
On Thursday, February 7, 2019, the City of Bellflower hosted its 25th annual BRAVO (“Bellflower Recognizes Acts of Valor and Outstanding Service”) Awards luncheon at the William and Jane Bristol Civic Auditorium inside Bellflower City Hall.
Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby received the Independent Cities Association (ICA) Public Safety Award and served as the keynote speaker at its 59th annual Winter Seminar Keynote Address and Award luncheon.
The first-ever all-female class of the 18-week long Los Angeles Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program graduated on Friday, January 11, 2019.
On January 14, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Lifeguard Division donated a check of $3,000 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The donation took place at the Lifeguard Administration Building in Manhattan Beach.
On Friday, December 21, Fire Chief Daryl Osby of the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) accepted a $25,000 donation on behalf of the Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation from David Delrahim, Chief Executive Officer of Platinum Energy.