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May 10, 2024

Safety Heroes in the Making with Milo & Moxie

The Arizona Burn Foundation (ABF) is excited to announce the completion of the first year of a three-year partnership with the Cartwright School District and the Phoenix Fire Department. This innovative program brings vital fire safety and burn prevention education directly into first grade classrooms. Over the past school year, ABF staff members, Phoenix firefighters, […]

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May 2, 2024

Thriving – Camp Connections 2024

  This weekend, we have Camp Connection in Tucson, Arizona – our camp for burn survivors and their significant others! Couples will have the opportunity to connect with others and will experience group sessions on the topics of the Healing Process, Coping, Approaching Difficult Conversations, Communication Styles, and Rehearsing Your Response. They’ll also have a […]

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May 2, 2024

Join Us in Empowering Young Minds with Fire Safety!

We’ve just concluded our Spring session of Milo & Moxie classes in partnership with the Cartwright School District, under the auspices of our collaboration with the Phoenix Fire Department. Over the next three years, we’ll be guiding the same group of students through the Milo & Moxie curriculum each semester, meticulously tracking their progress in […]

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May 2, 2024

CEO Corner May 2024

Summer season is approaching very quickly. I am not going to complain because we have had a mild entry into the hot weather so far and we did enjoy a nice cool and wet winter and spring. But inevitably, we know the heat is coming. But also, summer for ABF means Camp season. And specifically […]

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April 4, 2024

CEO Corner April 2024

We are excited to have been able to complete the first step on a long journey for improving the quality of life for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community with our installation of over sixty alarm systems in March. ABF has a goal to install 1,000 of these alarm systems over the next 24 […]

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March 7, 2024

CEO Corner March 2024

The first step in solving a problem is admitting there is a problem to be solved. If that line has your attention let me explain. In January 2024, a resident of Surprise unfortunately was unable to escape her burning house because she was not able to hear her smoke alarm system as she was sleeping. […]

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February 2, 2024

Spring Community Smoke Alarm Schedule

Our smoke alarm season is underway, and we’re excited to have so many on the calendar this Spring! So far this season we’ve installed 723 smoke alarms in partnership with the Red Cross and local fire departments. We have more walks coming up in February, March, April, and May, and we’d love to see you […]

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February 2, 2024

CEO Corner February 2024

As January comes to a close, we have already completed 1/12th of this year. Our days seem to be passing faster and faster, causing our weeks to disappear, and before we know it, the month is gone in the blink of an eye. As we witness time slipping away, it is imperative, as often as […]

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January 4, 2024

CEO Corner January 2024

Happy New Year! Yes, it has arrived, so now, what do we do?   The past few weeks, we have all had conversations with our friends, families, and even our own internal monologues about once the New Year begins. I plan to… lose weight, exercise more, eat healthier, etc. We all have a few self-improvement […]

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December 5, 2023

CEO Corner December 2023

Happy Holidays!!   I hope everyone is enjoying the season of family, friends, gratitude, and overeating. (Maybe that last one is just me?) . This time of year, we feel that chill in the air, the sun setting at 5pm and waking up and mostly still dark skies. We also use this time of year […]

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