On behalf of the Ontario Fire Fighters Community Foundation:

June 13, 2024

Ottawa, Ontario

You are cordially invited to the Ottawa Firefighters Community Foundation Canada Day Celebration at Ottawa City Hall, the Firefighters Monument Site on Monday July 1, 2024 ,11:00 A.M.  The Ottawa Fire Services Band will be performing on site. Many retired firefighters will be attending handing out flags and Canada Flag pins. The following is the program for the celebration:

  • 11:00 a.m. Opening Remarks and Introduction of all present
  • 11:30 a.m. Fire Services Band will be playing popular music
  • 12:00 p.m.  Retired Deputy Chief Dave Smith will be raising the Flag
  • 12:00 p.m. The Fire Services band will be playing the National Anthem
  • 12:10 p.m.  Hamburgers/Hot Dogs will be served
  • 12:30 p.m. The Fire Services Band will continue playing Music
  • 2:00 p.m.  Closing Remarks

For More Information:

Angelo Filoso                                         Paul Casagrande

Vice President                                        Director and Band Master

613-797-5126                                        613-220-8550

[email protected]                   [email protected]

On behalf of the Ontario Professional Firefighers Association:

In 2020, at the 23rd Annual Convention of the Ontario Professional Fire Fighters Association, a resolution was made and adopted that the OPFFA obtain a permit for members to participate in the Toronto Pride Parade.

This year the parade is scheduled to begin at 2pm on Sunday, June 30, 2024.  The OPFFA has obtained a permit for 100 OPFFA members to march in the parade. You must register in order to participate as an OPFFA member.

Availability is based on first signed up – first in – to a maximum of 100 participants.  You can register as late as the day of – once the maximum number of participants is reached, the registration form will be removed.

To register, please click HERE or visit www.ontariofirefighters.org/pride