Our mission is to raise money for fire fighter safety training, raise safety awareness, and build community in honor of the line of duty death of Lt. Bryon W. Johnson of Sedgwick County Fire District #1 located in Kansas.

Charitable Organization

We are happy to announce that we have been officially recognized as a 501c3 foundation. All donations made to our organization are tax deductible.

Photo credit: K & P Photography, Derby, Kansas

our story

Meet our founder,
Ariana Davis

Ariana Davis is a public speaker and fire safety advocate. She started the L35 Foundation dedicated to the fire department family and to raise money for fire fighters to attend safety training.

Ariana has spoken at the following Kansas locations:
Sedgwick County (9 times), Wichita Fire (3 times), Derby Fire (3 times), Emporia (3 times), Pittsburg, Dodge City, Garden City, 2 groups of firefighter support members (ex. wives), Sedgwick County EMS, Kansas State Firefighters Association Conference, the Kansas State Firefighters memorial, Topeka Fire (2 times), and Mulvane.

For bookings please contact her at theL35foundation@gmail.com

“My courage does not roar…
It whispers to my heart.
It makes me dig deep and find it in my soul to fight on.”
-Kim Fitzsimmons

“More often than not, a hero’s most epic battle is the one you never see; it’s the battle that goes on within him or herself.”

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Open Hours

Speaking engagements by appointment.


Wichita, Kansas