News and Events


Bruce Turbeville: A Fond Farewell

Bruce Turbeville EOW April 2021 It is with heavy hearts and deep sorrow that the Board of Directors and staff of the California Fire Safe Council announce the death of our visionary Founder, Bruce Turbeville. Our sincere condolences go out to Bruce’s loving wife Rosalie, […]


Early-Action Budget Creates Wildfire Resilient Communities

April 8, 2021  Governor Gavin Newsom joined Cal Fire Chief, Thom Porter, and other dignitaries at Shaver Lake today to highlight the state’s early-action budget which focuses on creating wildfire resilient communities. The CFSC works hard to be an advocate for the recognition that wildfire resiliency […]


2021 Wildfire Prevention Summit

The California Fire Safe Council is proud to be a sponsor of the 2021 Wildfire Prevention Summit May 4, 2021  9:00 am – 4:45 pm PST Register here for Wildfire Prevention Summit Chief Bob Roper, CFSC Board co-Chair will be a speaker at the summit. […]


Margaret Grayson is Remembered

Margaret Grayson It is with a heavy heart that the California Fire Safe Council announces the death of Margaret Grayson, our former Executive Director.  Margaret served as Executive Director from 2007 to 2015 and oversaw substantial funding increases in funding from Federal partners during her […]


CAL FIRE Wildfire Prevention Grants

On March 10, 2021, CAL FIRE will begin accepting applications for Fire Prevention Grants Program.  Contingent upon appropriation from the California Climate Investments, or other fund source, up to $165 million will be awarded.  CAL FIRE’s Fire Prevention Grants Program provides funding for projects and activities that address […]


Listos CA Toolkit & Trailer Grantees Announced

Congratulations Listos CA Grantees California Fire Safe Council is proud to announce the Outreach Toolkit and Trailer grant recipients. These custom toolkits and trailers were made possible with a generous grant from Listos CA. The toolkits and trailers will be utilized in communities and organized […]

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