Strengthening our community's through the
introduction to careers in the fire service.
We aim to empower and strengthen our
communities as we introduce our youth
to the fire service.
Black Fire Brigade
Empowering the Community & You
The mission of the Black Fire Brigade is to promote and protect the fire service while providing continued education and resources to members along with preserving the history and heritage of the black firefighters.
Keeping Young Adults Driven & on Track
Our program aims to increase diversity in the EMS and fire safety profession by instructing inner-city youth in the EMS and fire curriculum. This allows them to be directly involved with the community while engaged in noble work and gain their trust and respect. These do wonder to their sense of self.
What We Do
The Black Fire Brigade is the number one crime reduction program in the State of Illinois.
Creating First Responders one EMT at a time
How We Do It
We accomplish this by