The Friends of the Appleton Fire Department is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3 charitable organization established to promote and support the Appleton Fire Department in its mission to protect the lives and property of those who work, live and play in our community.

The Friends of the Appleton Fire Department, through the generosity of people, tirelessly focuses on projects that support firefighter safety, public safety, public education, fire suppression, emergency medical services, emergency preparedness, training and fire prevention.

The Friends of the Appleton Fire Department also works to fill the gaps created by department budget shortfalls to ensure the best tools, equipment, training and fitness are provided to the dedicated men and women of the Appleton Fire Department to perform their jobs the best of their abilities.