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.
Thirteen employees from the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) graduated from the Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP) and the Management Development Program (MDP) in December 2018.
On Thursday, December 13, 2018, Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Fire Captain Mike Pacheco (Fire Station 185) and Fire Fighter Paramedic Dave Caballero (Fire Station 183) were honored at the Pomona Chamber of Commerce’s Fourth Annual Holiday for Heroes luncheon. The event took place at the Mountain Meadows Golf Course in Pomona.
Lifeguard Captain Patrick O’Neill received a Medal of Valor at the 2018 California Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Awards ceremony on Wednesday, December 5th at the Marine’s Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco.
At the Sunday, December 9, 2018 Los Angeles Chargers game against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation received part of a $25,000 check from the team.