For Immediate Release
Mark Goldberg, 719.532.8436

Deadline Extended for the Final $10,000 Firehouse Makeover from California Casualty


San Mateo, CA, July 10, 2014 … Due to the extraordinarily busy fire and disaster season, California Casualty is giving firefighters more time to enter the final $10,000 Firehouse Makeover. The deadline has been extended from July 14 to September 1, 2014.

 “We know that the job comes first and with so many fires, floods, tornadoes and other maladies, we want everyone to have a fair chance to enter,” said Mike McCormick, California Casualty Vice President. “We think it’s important to say thank you and support the courageous men and women who protect us.” California Casualty protects American heroes like firefighters with auto and home insurance.

The lucky winner will be announced in late October. Details, rules and the simple entry form can be found at

The Thompson, Georgia Fire Department won the first California Casualty Firehouse Makeover in December 2012. They received new appliances, flat screen TV and a more comfortable sleeping area.

The Munhall, Pennsylvania Volunteer Fire Company #1, winner of the second Firehouse Makeover in November 2013, is enjoying new sleeping quarters and beds, fresh paint and new appliances that accommodate more volunteer firefighters to help protect the community.

The new deadline to enter the final California Casualty $10,000 Firehouse Makeover is September 1. Don’t miss the last opportunity to transform your firehouse, go to

Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with Service Centers in Arizona, Colorado and Kansas, California Casualty provides auto and home insurance to firefighters, law enforcement, educators and nurses across the country. Celebrating 100 years of service, California Casualty has been led by four generations of the Brown family. To learn more about California Casualty, or to request an auto insurance quote, please visit or call 1.800.800.9410.

Firehouse Makeover Contest from California Casualty