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Breakfast With Our Bravest

Join us for a morning of inspiration and recognition

Every year the Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation hosts a Summer Breakfast event dedicated to recognizing extraordinary members of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department and significant contributors to the Department and Foundation's success. The Breakfast with Our Bravest event has become the Foundation's largest annual fundraiser bringing together community, civic leaders, and corporate partners to honor awardees.

The 2024 Breakfast with Our Bravest is Thursday, May 2, 2024 at the Georgia Aquarium

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Nominations

THE 2024 NOMINATION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED.  ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2025 HONOREES BEGINNING MAY 6, 2024.

Nominations Now Closed

The 2024 Awards

Firefighter of the Year Award

Firefighter, or Sergeant, with outstanding spirit, service and achievement

 

Station of the Year Award

Recognize outstanding effort by all shifts at a single fire station and promotes the vision of AFRD

Team Spirit Award

Exemplary achievement by any battalion, section, unit, company or group

 

Medal of Valor

Act(s) of heroism that places the recipient in a life-threatening situation 

Alliance Award

Recognizes ally within department who actively support and encourage the development of women, LGBTQ and Hispanic

Unit Citations Award

Meritorious performance by a company for operations that are difficult and challenging during emergency situations

Civilian Employee of the Year

Outstanding work, spirit and contributions by a non-sworn employee

Citizen Award of Honor

Outstanding act by a private citizen, bravery or service to AFRD

Kaplan Award

Recognizes a significant contribution to the community through the provision of emergency medical services

Company Officer of the Year Award

Lieutenant or Captain with outstanding spirit, service and achievement

 

Chief Officer of the Year Award

Chief with outstanding spirit, service and achievement

Award of Merit

Act(s) of heroism or bravery involving great personal risk

Fire Chief's Award

Special Distinction from the Office of the Fire Chief

 

Know Before You Go

We look forward to welcoming you and the City's Bravest Wednesday, May 2nd at our signature fundraising breakfast in support of the more than 1,200 men and women of Atlanta Fire Rescue Department. 

 

DATE & TIME

Thursday, May 2, 2023

Doors open for breakfast at 7:30 a.m. 

The program begins promptly at 8:00 a.m.

 

ATTIRE

Business professional with something "red" is encouraged but not required!

 

CHECK-IN, TABLE ASSIGNMENT & TICKETS

Please look for the Check In table outside of Oceans Ballroom. Volunteers will be there to greet you and provide your Table Assignment. 

 

EVENT VENUE

Georgia Aquarium, Oceans Ballroom

Downtown Atlanta

 

DIRECTIONS

Georgia Aquarium is located in downtown Atlanta across from Centennial Olympic Park. We highly recommend allowing sufficient time for travel to downtown Atlanta. For parking directions, see the information below.

 

PARKING

If you're driving and planning to park on site, use the following street address for a direct route to Georgia Aquarium parking: 357 Luckie Street, NW, Atlanta, GA 30313.

 

The official Georgia Aquarium Parking deck is accessible via the entrances on Luckie Street or Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd. 

 

VALIDATED PARKING TICKETS

Please bring your parking ticket to the registration desk when you check in for the event. We will validate the first 400 tickets for complimentary parking. 

COVID19 PROTOCOL

Masks are not required but we will have masks and hand sanitizer at our check in desk for your convenience. We respect your personal decision in this matter. 

 

QUESTIONS?

Contact the Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation, info@atlfrf.org or 404-549-7853

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