Assisting the Family of Capt. John Kemper

The BackStoppers is now assisting the family of Captain John Kemper of the St. Louis Fire Department who died in the line of duty on July 12, 2017 as a result of injuries sustained battling a structural fire on July 5, 2017. Capt. Kemper, who was 59-years old, was a 24-year veteran of the St. Louis Fire Department, serving … Read moreAssisting the Family of Capt. John Kemper

Brielle and Nora Sage’s Lemonade Stand

Brielle and Nora Sage’s Lemonade Stand raised $785 for The BackStoppers and $785 for Officer Mike Flamion for a grand total of $1,570! When 7-year old Brielle and 5-year old Nora Sage decided they wanted to organize a lemonade stand, their mother, Cindy, listed five choices for donating the funds.  Brielle asked if they could … Read moreBrielle and Nora Sage’s Lemonade Stand

Roderick and Victoria Support The BackStoppers!

When Roderick and Victoria and each of their siblings were tasked with deciding on a project to complete this summer, Roderick chose organizing a lemonade stand and donating the proceeds to BackStoppers. 7-year old Roderick and 4-year old Victoria worked the lemonade stand all morning and then afternoon long on a hot day earlier this … Read moreRoderick and Victoria Support The BackStoppers!

Assisting the Family of Firefighter/Engineer Larry W. Lawhorn

The BackStoppers is now assisting the family of Firefighter/Engineer Larry W. Lawhorn of the Orchard Farm Fire Protection District who died in the line of duty on May 3, 2015 while en route to a structure fire in Portage des Sioux. Firefighter Lawhorn was a 17 year member of OFFPD and served with the St. … Read moreAssisting the Family of Firefighter/Engineer Larry W. Lawhorn