Recruit Class 152 Runs 5K for Suicide Prevention

By October 5, 2018LACoFD News
Alive and Running 5K

On Sunday morning, September 30, 2018, Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Recruit Class 152 participated in Didi Hirsch’s 20th Annual Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention along Westchester Parkway in Los Angeles. Recruit Class 152 demonstrated the Department’s core values of community and caring as they ran in memory of Aaron Yanagsiawa, son of LACoFD Battalion Chief Albert Yanagisawa.

Alive & Running is an uplifting, life-affirming event which inspires participants to remember loved ones lost to suicide while raising funds and awareness for the Didi Hirsch Suicide Prevention Center, a national and world leader in training, research, and services for people who have thought about, attempted or lost someone to suicide. Visit for more information.