FAQs

Q: Are honor chairs only for Line of Duty Deaths?
A: yes, at this time we provide honor chairs for First Responders killed in the line of duty.

Q: Who are the honor chairs for?
A: Honor chairs are built and provided to the Agency of the fallen first responder. We began this organization to help fill the void felt by fellow comrades.

Q: How much will an honor chair cost to purchase?
A: We are a non profit 501(c)(3) and do not charge for honor chairs. Honor chairs are provided to the agency at no cost through donations we receive.

Q: How can I donate to your organization?
A: You can donate through our website donate button or you may mail donations to:
Saving A Hero’s Place Inc., P.O. Box 1009, Castroville, TX 78009

Q: Can I order a chair for the family of the fallen first responder?
A: At this time we only provide honor chairs to the agency of the fallen first responder.

Q: How do I request an honor chair?
A: Email us at shpinc2013@gmail.com and we will send you a form to get started

Q: How will we get the chair when its done?
A: We will personally deliver the chair or have someone deliver it on our behalf. We have also had officers from the agency travel to us and pick up a chair.

Q: How long does it take for an honor chair to be completed?
A: There are many factors that determine the turnaround time for an honor chair to be completed. Once we have everything we need including a badge, normal time is 1-3 months.

Q: How much does an honor chair cost to make?
A: We receive donated materials from Paxton Lumber and we purchase the same amount that is donated in order to have lots of material on hand. A completed chair with all materials and time would average around $300.00. If a chair was to build sold for profit, we estimate their value to be $500.00. However, we donate the chairs at no cost.

Q: Can someone sponsor a chair for an agency?
A: Yes, if there is a specific chair you would like to sponsor, you may donate and specify that you want your donation to go towards a specific chair. We will advise the agency of your sponsorship.