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San Diego Firefighter’s Emerald Society

Tradition. Heritage.

The San Diego Firefighter’s Emerald Society (SDFFES) aims to enhance relations between the community and the fire service. SDFFES will assist first responders and their families with any active duty or retiree funeral or memorial services. SDFFES will support a Pipes and Drums unit to be used for funerals, parades, and special events within the community.

Donate Today

Financial support is essential to our efforts as the San Diego Fire Fighters Emerald Society. Please consider making a donation to support our efforts.

Become a Member

Membership in the San Diego Firefighter’s Emerald Society helps sustain the society financially while also creating a network of  supporters wanting to give back.

Upcoming Events

Emerald Games

When: February 24th, 2024 | 8am-12pm

Location:  Paradise Point, San Diego, CA

More Information: Event to support the Fallen First Memorial Fund

St Patricks Day Breakfast and Parade

When: March 16th, 2024

Location:  San Diego, CA

More Information: Start at the Firehouse Museum 5:30-9:30 AM. Shuttle to the Parade. Opening Ceremonies in the Beer Garden.

Get Kilted

When: May 18, 2024 | 5pm-late 

Location: McGregor’s Bar and Grill

More Information: Live Irish music, Pipes and Drums and raffles to fund the Fallen First Fund.