Tag-Archive for ◊ Assistance to Firefighters ◊

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• Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

The Perry Volunteer Fire Department Inc, in Scio, OH has received federal grant money from FEMA.  Gatchell Grant Resources helped obtain the grant money after it was initially denied.  This grant money was awarded for the 2008 AFG grant cycle.  The Perry Volunteer Fire Department will use the $109,983.00 from FEMA for the purchase of firefighter personal protective equipment.

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• Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

The Cadiz Volunteer Fire Department in Cadiz, OH has received grant money from FEMA in the form of a 2008 AFG award.  The grant was originally denied, but with help from Gatchell Grant Resources, it was reconsidered and approved.  The grant money is in the amount of $159,018.00 and will used to purchase firefighter personal protective equipment.

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• Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Wilmont Fire and Rescue Incorporated, of Wilmont, Ohio, has received $29,378.00 in federal grant money from FEMA’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program.  This federal grant funding will be used by the fire department for the purchase of equipment.  

Gatchell Grant Resources is proud to have helped another fire department secure federal grant money from FEMA.  If you need grant money for fire department purchases, contact us!

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• Monday, February 16th, 2009
The Tappan Lake Volunteer Fire Department in Scio, Ohio has been awarded a $32,000.00 federal Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG).  This grant money from FEMA will be used for the purchase of PPE and for training.  The federal share of the grant is $30,970.00.  This grant was awarded for “operations and safety.”  The announcement came in round 23 of FEMA’s AFG awards.  We are proud that another client has received federal grant money from FEMA.  
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• Monday, February 16th, 2009
The Fox Township Volunteer Fire Department, Inc, Mechanicstown, Ohio, received a federal grant from FEMA’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program.  This federal grant money will be used to purchase equipment for operations and safety.    The total award is $10,280.00 and a federal share of $9766.00.  The announcement came in round 23 of FEMA’s AFG grant announcements on February 6, 2009.  Fox Township Volunteer Fire Department is just one of the Gatchell Grant Resources clients who received federal grant money.  In the current economic climate, grant money is becoming more important as a funding source.  Contact Gatchell Grant Resources to assist your department in securing grant money.
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• Monday, February 16th, 2009
The Ehart York Volunteer Fire Department, Medina, OH, has received federal grant money from FEMA.  The grant money is in the form of Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG).  The total award is $58,500 with federal share of $55,575.00.  This federal grant money from FEMA will be used for equipment for operations and safety.  The announcement came during FEMA AFG round 23 on February 6, 2009.  Gatchell Grant Resources is very pleased to help another fire department obtain their federal grant money from FEMA’s AFG program.
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• Monday, February 16th, 2009
The Bakersville Volunteer Fire Department, Bakersville, OH,  has received grant money from FEMA for vehicle acquisition.  This federal grant money was awarded under FEMA’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG).  The total award is $80,000 with federal share of $76,760. The announcement came in FEMA’s AFG program round 23 on February 6, 2009  The Bakersville Volunteer Fire Department is another client of Gatchell Grant Resources who received a grant for a fire truck this year!  The staff of Gatchell Grant Resources is very glad to have been able to assist another department in securing federal grant money.
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• Monday, January 26th, 2009

Carroll County Volunteer Fire Department (Carrollton, Ohio)
AGF-Vehicle
Federal Share $171,190.00
Award Total $180,000.00
Friday, January 16, 2009

The Carroll County Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank FEMA and AFG for this grant money to purchase a vehicle. The purchase of this fire truck would not be possible without the help of this grant money.

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• Monday, January 26th, 2009

Bergholz VFC (Bergholz, Ohio)
AFRG-Operations
Federal Share $96,995.00
Award Total $102,100
Friday, January 16, 2009

After several years of trying to recieve this award, Bergholz VFC finally recieves this much needed funding to meet a basic need. Bergholz would like to thank the AFG for finally recognizing our dire need for this funding.

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• Monday, January 26th, 2009

Green springs VFD (Green springs, Ohio)
AFG-Operations
Federal Share $74,865.00
Award Total $78,205.00
Friday January 16, 2009

Green springs receives their first ever grant through the AFG on their first attempt. This funding was very much needed to replace very old and dalapitated turnout gear. Greensprings would like to thank the AFG for this award.