Bonnie Woodruff joined the Fire Team USA team in Pinehurst, North Carolina for the NC delivery. Bonnie joined Vickie Pritchett during her "Mobilizing the Community" segment to close out day one of the workshop. Participants enjoyed hearing from one of the Common Voices advocates first-hand and were delighted to have Bonnie join them!
Pictured left to right: Justina Page, Bonnie Woodruff, Vickie Pritchett and Chief Dan Jones following their panel discussion at World Burn Congress in Raleigh, NC titled: Turning Tragedy to Advocacy. Over 600 burn survivors joined together to explore ways to be involved in creating a fire safe America.
Common Voices advocates participated in the 20th Annual Congressional Fire Services Institute activities the week of April 1-4, 2008 in Washington, D.C. Advocates used their time in our nation's Capitol to conduct follow-up visits to key Senators and Congressman, continuing their support of the Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act. Common Voices advocates also joined over 2,200 [...]
Pictured left to right at the Fire Rescue International conference held in Denver, CO: Chief Alan Perdue, IAFC Board member; Chief Greg Cade, US Fire Administrator; Vina Drennan, Common Voices Advocate; Vickie Pritchett, Fire Team USA Project Manager and Common Voices Facilitator; Amy Acton, Common Voices Advocate; and Chief Shane Ray, FLSS Board member.
Vina Drennan, Common Voices Advocate member is pictured with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Board at the 2007 Memorial Weekend service in Emmitsburg, Maryland. President George W. Bush was on hand to meet the families of the fallen firefighters and delivered the keynote message.