Tag Archives: BRAVE Foundation

HELP! WE’RE STRANDED ON THE ROAD TO GUATEMALA!

Our convoy is stranded in L.A. and they need our help FAST! They are unable to continue the trip to Guatemala until new tires can be put on the engine. So, until the money is raised, the engine filled with 1000’s … Continue reading

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Guatemala is Under Water – HELP!

The torrential rains are pounding down in Guatemala – AGAIN!  Flooding in Mexico and Central America have killed 110 people and affected some 1 million as of Wednesday. In the past week alone, two hurricanes and three tropical storms hit … Continue reading

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They made it to Guatemala!

The team arrived at the Mexico/Guatemala border yesterday.  The inventory lists were finalized and all should be well for transferring into Guatemala today or tomorrow.  Thank you to our team leader, Julio, for his courage and leadership along this challenging and … Continue reading

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Medical Resources Are Critically Low!

Guatemala continues to battle through the consequences of back to back tropical storms. Resources are extremely low for the bomberos who are focused on helping their communities recover and rebuild. Can you help by providing funds for medical supplies and … Continue reading

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Ambulances and Supplies Headed for Guatemala

On the road again….. Two more ambulances loaded with fire fighting and EMS equipment and supplies are on the way to Guatemala. An ambulance donated by East Pierce Fire & Rescue will become part of the new fire company at … Continue reading

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We Need Your Help in Guatemala!

PROJECT DATES – NOVEMBER 8-18, 2009: the next work party is scheduled to arrive in Guatemala on November 8th to complete the fire station in San Juan La Laguna. We are coordinating a group of volunteers to help with tile … Continue reading

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BRAVE Foundation Hosts Guatemalan Firefighter

The BRAVE Foundation recently hosted a bombero from Guatemala for training. Miguel had the opportunity to ride out with the Central Pierce Fire & Rescue department to learn more about facilities, equipment, and department efficiencies. He also had a great … Continue reading

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LOCAL FIREFIGHTERS HELP FELLOW BOMBEROS IN GUATEMALA

CONVOY TO GUATEMALA DEPARTS THURSDAY, JANUARY 15, 2009 AT 9AM PRESS RELEASEThe mission of the BRAVE (Bomberos Resourceful And Valiant Efforts) Foundation is to improve the firefighting efforts, health care, and education in developing countries by providing support for a … Continue reading

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