All In-Kind Donations are held at
Firefighters First Credit Union

100% of funds donated to the RCPFBF In-Kind go to assist the individual or causes named, to make a In Kind donation just click below.  

Fire Captain Matt Brabo


This fund is being established to assist the Brabo Family as they deal with the unforeseen passing of Fire Captain Matt Brabo.  Matt was a CAL FIRE Training Center Fire Captain with 18 years of service. The CAL FIRE Training Center & Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit, in coordination with CAL FIRE Local 2881 Honor Guard, are currently assisting his family and friends in dealing with his passing.  To help offset costs associated with his funeral and to support the family, this In-Kind fund has been established.

Meal Train:  If you would like to assist the Brabo Family with meals, please make donations to the following link hosted by SignUpGenius, Inc.!/showSignUp/60b094eaea72ea2fa7-brabo

Cards: Cards can be sent to the CAL FIRE Training Center. All cards will be delivered to the Brabo Family by Training Center Staff.

CAL FIRE Training Center
Attn: Brabo Family
4501 State Highway 104
Ione, CA 95640


The Celebration of Life for Fire Captain Matt Brabo has been established.

All Fire Department personnel are invited to attend. Attendance by the general public is by invitation only.

WHEN: Friday, February 11, 2022 at 11:00 AM

WHERE: Bayside Church Granite Bay Campus – 8191 Sierra College Blvd, Roseville, CA 95661

ATTIRE: The family has requested Fire Department personnel be in Class A / Dress Uniform and for those that do not have a Class A / Dress Uniform or are on duty, Class B / Response Uniform is acceptable.

For those who would like to participate in the Sea of Blue, please arrive no later than 10:00AM.

Units wishing to send resources contact Deputy Chief Jim Hudson via email at [email protected]

Live Stream: Live streaming will be provided for those that cannot attend in person. This will be available on YouTube – CAL FIRE TV @ Link:

Flowers: In lieu of flowers the Brabo Family has requested all donations go to their In-Kind account.

Contact: For additional information please contact, Battalion Chief Semple @ (209)388-5517,  [email protected]  or Jesse Spenst @ (530)559-8757, [email protected]

The Riverside County Professional Firefighters Benevolent Fund is honored to be able to assist the family of Fire Captain Matt Brabo and the CAL FIRE Training Center in their time of need with the establishing of an In-Kind Account.