Burn Center Golf Invitational Has Now Raised Over $2.2 Million

Article modified from Dan Gengler's article in January 2017 edition of the PFFCWF Newsletter: The 28th annual Burn Center Golf Invitational (BCGI) was hosted on August 29, 2016 and was another great success with more than $87,000 raised. The BCGI Steering Committee thanks all for their support and attendance. It was a great day and evening at the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa. Under sunny skies and 80-degree temperatures, 160 [...]


Gengler Rejoins NFSA-WI as Regional Manager

In January 2014, the National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) reappointed Dan Gengler to fill the position of regional manager for Wisconsin. Gengler is returning to the position he held for 11 years when he was the NFSA regional manager for the midwest area. His responsibilities will include educating the public and fire service about automatic fire sprinklers; facilitating the continuing fire sprinkler education of members of the fire sprinkler industry, [...]


Attend the Silver Anniversary of the Burn Center Golf Invitational

Courtesy of the Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety: The 25th Annual Burn Center Golf Invitational (BCGI) will be held August 26, 2013. This year’s outing will be played for the 20th straight year at the Championship Brute Course of the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa in Lake Geneva. The golf outing and evening program are presented by the Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety (WAFS), assisted by the Columbia St Mary’s [...]


Fire Prevention Week Educational Activities Highlighted Importance of Fire Sprinklers

Fire sprinklers played a large role in this year’s National Fire Prevention Week messaging and information that reached thousands of Wisconsin residents from October 7–13. At the beginning of Fire Prevention Week, NFSA Regional Manager Bob Kleinheinz appeared on the “Sunday Sip” program of WTMJ-AM 620 radio. During his interview, he talked about the important role fire sprinklers play in protecting life and property in schools, hotels, campus housing, public [...]


Help Burn Survivor Programs Flourish in 2011

For people who experience the horrific trauma of being badly burned, moving forward emotionally, psychologically and socially is a daunting scenario. Fortunately there are wonderful resources available to help burn survivors of all ages, but they need your help. Below are two fun and easy ways you can support burn survivors here in Wisconsin and throughout the country. On August 29, 2011, the 23rd Annual Burn Center Golf Invitational presented [...]