Even as an industry leader, making the world a safer place is not something we can do alone. That's why we work closely with non-profit organizations. industry professionals and experts. Together, we're organizing and implementing programs and events that help educate, give back, and supply fire and CO safety products to communities in need.
Operation Save a Life is a proud partnership between Kidde and ABC Television. This public service campaign is designed to educate consumers on the dangers of fire and carbon monoxide poisoning.
Whether it’s alarm donations and education, supporting community events, educating the public or supporting firefighters, corporate responsibility is a fundamental value for Kidde! Does Operation Save a Life have an impact on communities? The answer, is absolutely yes! Philadelphia and New York City, with the longest running Operation Save a Life programs –– are reporting historic lows in fire fatalities. And it is our hope that this will spread across the country.
Through Operation Save a Life, Kidde has donated more than 1.3 million smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to fire departments.
For more than five years these donated alarms feature a 10-year sealed-in batteries that eliminate the need for battery replacement and simplify protection. Together, we will help save even more lives this year and the years to come.
2016 – 2017 EVENT CALENDAR
Houston, TX 08/25/16
New Haven, CT 09/14/16
Raleigh, NC 10/12/16
Los Angeles, CA 10/15/16
San Francisco, CA 11/21/16
Harrisburg, PA 12/03/16
Atlanta, GA 12/08/16
New York, NY 01/18/17
These alarms are targeted for installation in low-income housing.
If you are a fire department located in a viewing area of one of the stations below, and would like to be included on the alarm distribution list, please contact the Marketing Director for that station. Are you an ABC station interested in launching the Operation Save A Life program? Contact us, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more check #OpSaveALife on social media.
Facebook: Kidde Fire Safety
The Operation Save A Life campaign is a partnership between Kidde and all of the following ABC-affiliate stations:
Kidde's mission is to protect people and property from fire and its related hazards. An important part of this mission is working closely with industry professionals and experts to promote safety awareness and to help save lives.
The Center for Campus Fire Safety (CCFS) is a nonprofit organization devoted to reducing the loss of life from fire at our nation's campuses. Located in Newburyport, MA, the organization serves as an advocate for promotion and as a clearinghouse for information relating to campus fire safety.
Based in Grand Rapids, MI, the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors is the leading national nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering anyone affected by a burn injury through peer support, education, and advocacy. For more than 30 years, the Society has partnered with survivors, families, healthcare professionals, burn centers and the fire industry to support recovery, improve the quality of burn care and prevent burn injury.
Make a donation to Phoenix Society
The United States Congress created the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, located in Emmitsburg, MD, to lead a nationwide effort to remember America's fallen firefighters. Since 1992, the tax-exempt, nonprofit Foundation has developed and expanded programs to honor our fallen fire heroes and assist their families and co-workers.
Make a donation to NFFF
The FDNY Foundation is the official 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization to benefit the New York City Fire Department. The funds raised assist the FDNY in its mission to prevent and respond to fires, medical emergencies, disasters and terrorist acts, protecting the lives and property of residents and visistors in New York City. The FDNY Foundation funds programs to help meet the Department's training, equipment, and education needs.
Based in Washington, D.C., Safe Kids USA is a member of Safe Kids Worldwide, a global network of organizations whose mission is to prevent accidental childhood injury, a leading killer of children 14 and under. More than 450 coalitions in 16 countries bring together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, governments and volunteers to educate and protect families.
Make a donation to SafeKids USA
The International Association of Fire Chiefs represents the leadership of firefighters and emergency responders worldwide. Its members are the world's leading experts in firefighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety policy. Since 1873, the IAFC has provided a forum for fire and emergency service leaders to exchange ideas, develop professionally and uncover the latest products and services available to first responders. Kidde works with the IAFC’s Fire and Life Safety Section to develop programs to increase the awareness of smoke and carbon monoxide alarm technologies and fire safety education.
Each year, Kidde donates more than 100,000 smoke and carbon monoxide alarms and fire extinguishers to fire departments and non-profit organizations across the country. If you belong to a fire department, tax-exempt non-profit, or United Technologies business unit, you may qualify to receive a Kidde product donation.
To apply for a product donation, please fill out the submission form below. Requests must be received AT LEAST FOUR WEEKS before the desired shipment date to be considered. Once we've received your request, we'll place your organization in our donation request database.
Please note the following: (any request not following the guidelines below may be subject to refusal)
If your organization is interested in buying in bulk, please contact Angela Hooker for more information.
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