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- Together, Not Alone. Kanterman, Ronald E. // Fire Chief;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p74
Focuses on the role of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation of the U.S. in providing scholarship programs and other services for the families of deceased firefighters. Emotional support provided by the foundation; Description of the foundation's annual Memorial Weekend held at the...
- Norwood Young America Firefighters Assist Big Falls Fire Department. // Minnesota Fire Chief;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p33
Reports on the donation given by the Norwood Young America Fire Department to the Big Falls Fire Department in Minnesota in 2004. Background information on the town of Big Falls; Grant awarded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the Norwood Young America Fire Department; Scope of the...
- 'Out of Afrika'. // Fire Safety Engineering;Mar2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p8
The article reports on the receipt by the children's charity Out of Afrika of a fire appliance and firefighting equipment from Hampshire Fire and Rescue in Kenya in 2007. The new appliances will replace the aging equipment used by the charitable organization. Out of Afrika works to establish...
- COMPANY/ASSOCIATION NEWS. // Fire Engineering;Dec2008, Vol. 161 Issue 12, p146
This section offers news briefs on companies and associations related to fire engineering in the U.S. A partnership was forged by Hurst, a maker of rescue tools, with Firefighters Crossing Borders, a charitable organization that provides assistance to emergency response agencies. Draeger has won...
- CVFD Dive Team accents donation. // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);9/4/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p8
A photograph of the Clarendon Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD) Dive Team in Texas, receiving donation from Herring Bank is presented.
- PEC program gives to Briggs VFD. Lackey, Kathy // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);2/13/2008, Vol. 136 Issue 7, p7A
The article reports on the presentation of the $1,000 donation to the Briggs Volunteer Fire Department by the PEC Light The Program in Texas.
- MAILBOX. Mikeska, Donna // East Bernard Express (TX);11/20/2014, Vol. 71 Issue 47, p4
A letter to the editor is presented about the donations of the 2014 Wharton County Health Fair in Texas to area fire departments.
- Heroes Wanted. // Fire Chief;Oct2004, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p96
Interviews Mark S. Warnick, founder of nonprofit organization Helping Our Own, regarding equipment donations to fire departments. Involvement in the wildland area; Legal issues concerning donation of used equipments; Involvement of the fire service industry in the cause.
- Seagrave donates new fire truck to FDNY. // Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2003, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p12
Reports on the donation of a Commander II rescue pumper to firefighters of Fire Department of New York (FDNY) by Seagrave Fire Apparatus at a dedication ceremony at the FDNY Training Academy in Bronx, New York City. Overview of the pumper; Participants of the ceremony; Statement given by...