Laval’s firefighters raise record amount for burn victims

Presented with award for $15,138 donation


During a meeting of the board of the Foundation of Quebec Firefighters for Burn Victims (FPQGB) which took place in Laval on Oct. 26, the Laval Fire Department was awarded the Prix Gilles Aumais by foundation president Richard Carpentier.

According to a statement issued by the city, the award was given to the fire department which raised the most money in a fundraising campaign held in 2015 when Laval’s firefighters raised $15,138. 26.

In the photo can be seen Dave Vallières, an administrator at the FPQGB, André Godbout, vice-president at the FPQGB, and Robert Séguin, Richard Carpentier and René Daigneault, who are respectively director, lieutenant and assistant director of the Laval Fire Department.