Our Focus

Brothers Helping Brothers: A 501c3 tax exempt non-profit organization that assists small and/or rural fire departments obtain vital tools and lifesaving equipment through our grant program

Learn More

Don’t just take our word about small and rural fire departments struggling nationwide. Learn more about their struggles through various news article we have collected.

Our Guidestar Page

GuideStar a 501(c)(3) public charity that collects, organizes, and presents the information you want in an easy-to-understand format while remaining neutral.

Successful Grants

Here is a list of departments we have helped with our equipment grant program.


We focus our attention on small and rural fire departments in the US. Many departments struggle to have the proper tools and equipment to do their job. With your help we want to change this! Please consider donating.

Firefighter Cancer Prevention & Mental Health Symposium 2018

Join Brothers Helping Brothers for two days of high quality instructors talking about the hottest topics in firefighter health. Two days of great speakers talking about cancer awareness and prevention with frank discussions on mental health in the fire service.

Southwest PA Fire & EMS Symposium 2018

Join Brothers Helping Brothers Pennsylvania Chapter for Trial by Fire’s presentation of Fire Service Mortar: The Critical Role of the Company Officer

Jake McVey Benefit Concert 2018

See Rising Nashville Country Music Artist Jake McVey at JD Legends in Franklin, Ohio, Saturday April 28th, 2018.


Visit our store for products that all benefit our mission to help small and rural fire departments, nationwide.

National Board of Directors

Nick Magoteaux

Co-Executive Director/President

Ben Carsner

Co-Executive Director/Vice President

Jeff White


Justin Saunders


Ben Norrod

Director at Large

Thomas "Dale" Fahrney

Director at Large

Andrew Mitakides

National Community Outreach & Sponsorship Ambassador

Pennsylvania Board of Directors

Steve Ringer


John Zurik

Vice President

Ric Couch


Paul Winter


Brothers Helping Brothers
501c3 Tax Exempt Organization
Tax ID 47-1247504
Tax Documents

Art Springer

1/21/1969 - 1/23/2014
Gone but not forgotten

Brothers Helping Brothers is a registered non-profit organization

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