2013 Annual BAFFY Contest Info!

Dear Citizens:

The Philadelphia Fire Department along with the Citizens for Fire Prevention Committee is sponsoring our Annual BAFFY (Be A Fire Fighting Youth) contest. This contest will begin on Monday, February 25, 2013 and is open to all Philadelphia school students between the ages of six and twelve years old.

The contest consists of a standardized entry form which will be distributed to select schools in the local area. Anyone can obtain an entry form by stopping by a fire station or downloading the form.

Download The Baffy Entry Form

The contest will close on Friday, March 29, 2013. AD entry forms must be mailed to the Fire Prevention Division, 240 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123-2991. This address is clearly printed on each entry form.

On Friday, April 12, 2013, a random drawing of aD correct entries will be held to select this year’s winner.

Should you have any questions, please contact Firefighter Tina Peterson, Fire Prevention Division at 215-686-1382.

Good Luck!


Derrick Sawyer
Deputy Chief
Fire Prevention Division

Tina Peterson
BAFFY Contest Coordinator
Fire Prevention Division