What is the Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters?
This organization is known as the SOUTHERN FEDERATION OF PROFESSIONAL FIRE FIGHTERS, and was organized February 2, 1995, in Nashville, Tennessee.
The purpose of the Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters is to provide the best possible resources, services and communications for Southern Federation affiliates of the IAFF; to develop a united effort and consensus of opinion with regards to our common concerns in the South, with the goal of having a positive effect on the IAFF, its constitution and By-laws, policies and resolutions.
The Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters encompasses the IAFF State Associations and Local IAFF affiliates in good standing within the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia. Associate membership is allowed to any member or affiliate of the IAFF of any state not currently affiliated with the federation and IAFF members at large.
The Association holds an Annual Conference in which delegates of the organization attend. The Conference includes educational modules, presentations that assist delegates in accordance with the organization purpose.
Dear Affiliate Leadership:
On behalf of the Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters, I would like to personally invite you to attend the Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters annual conference in New Orleans, Louisiana this coming April.
A number of activities have been planned by our host, the Louisiana Professional Fire Fighters Association, IAFF State Association A0017. Our executive board and committees will meet Thursday and General Session is set to start on Friday morning with business concluding on Saturday. We will be hosting several hospitality events Thursday thru Saturday evenings and there will be plenty of networking and the French Quarter Festival events will be ongoing through the Conference. So come and join us in the Big Easy.
To help you plan your travel, details of some of the events can be found on our website at www.sfpff.org . The SFPFF will hold our annual Conference, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, April 6-8, 2017. This Conference will be hosted by the Louisiana Professional Fire Fighters Association, IAFF State Association A0017. We have secured a room block with affordable options at the Loews New Orleans Hotel 300 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130.
Group Rates available from: April 4th, 2017 - April 9th, 2017
Pricing: Starting at $229.00 for Single/Double Occupancy in Deluxe Accommodations.
Reservations Center: 866.211.6411
PLEASE MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS EARLY
Loews New Orleans Hotel has established a “Room Block Release Date” of Monday, March 13, 2017 for Group reservations. After this date, all rooms not guaranteed by deposit, credit card or the Master Account will be released to Loews Reservations for general sale.
If you or your staff have questions, please contact SFPFF Secretary Treasurer Tim Dupin directly at 816.516.4964 or via email at email@example.com.
Yours in Solidarity,
Tim Dupin, Secretary-Treasurer SFPFF
What's New at SFPFF
Brothers and Sisters:
This past weekend the delegates attending the Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters unanimously endorsed this Collective Bargaining Resolution. The Resolution shall be submitted by the Greater Kansas City Fire Fighters IAFF Local 42. If your Association or Local would like to be submitted as a Co-sponsor of the Resolution please contact Tim Dupin via email at firstname.lastname@example.org . Please include your Local or Association Name, Number and President with the authority to authorize sponsorship. The deadline to be included as a sponsor shall be June 15, 2016.
Thank you for your consideration of this Resolution. If you have questions or need further information contact Tim Dupin at 816.516.4964.
Yours in solidarity,
Ed Jaros Tim Dupin
SFPFF President SFPFF Secretary Treasurer