Grant Features

Grant Features

News Jul 15, 2009

Podcast: Stimulus Funding Explained
Among the many sources of government grant money, more than $2.5 billion in funding is now available through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), also known as the U.S. stimulus package. Grant expert Domingo Herraiz of Motorola provides a walk-through on how to locate and take advantage of these resources.

The Path to Grant Success: Brought to You by Masimo
Now more than ever, the fiscal demands inherent to our industry are taking their toll on fire and EMS departments nationwide.

Looking Outside the Traditional Fire/EMS Grants Box
Are we throwing enough darts into available funds?

Tips for Winning Government Grants
Successful recipients of grant monies share their tactics.

Failing to Fund
This article will tell you what to do and what not to do to help you get a piece of the pie. Podcast: NVFC Corner: SAFER Application Tips and Tricks

Several members of the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) team up to provide tips and information for preparing a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant application and narrative.

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Heavy traffic forces a childbirth in a familiar location.
The funds will be divided between the State Firefighter Association, the State Fire Marshal Association and the Assist the Officer Foundation of Houston in gratitude for their public service.
DMI announces the launch of EndZone, a cloud-based platform for mobile-centric situational awareness, delivering increased responsiveness and efficiency in emergency situations.
First responders are encouraged to link the website to their pages, as the service allows users to reconnect with loved ones in the aftermath of a natural disaster, such as Hurricane Maria.
The city of Twin Falls wants to place AED locations on its online public map after first responders informed officials of the importance of immediate AED use in a medical emergency.
First responders and legislators from Niagara County are saying too many areas are underserved and have to be covered by fire companies, calling for the need for additional ambulance services.
IV Tylenol, Motrin and Toradol will now be added to the options of ice and fentanyl for patient pain treatment during hospital transports to prevent opioid addiction.
Patients from the Caribbean islands in need of hospitals are being sent to South Carolina, where it's the first time the SCFC Incident Management Team has been activated for a disaster assistance response.

After the service atĀ Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Nashville, Tennessee had ended, a man wearing a ski mask drove up to the church and shot its attendees, killing one woman and injuring six others.

NHTSA's new video follows EMS data from its collection through its use to improve future care.
First Priority Global, one of the country's leading suppliers of public safety, emergency response and clean transportation solutions, announces the opening of a new facility inĀ Flanders, NJ.
Christopher Wimmer was sentenced to jail time and probation for taking photos with 41 unconscious patients in a selfie competition he was in with another paramedic.
Students say the mock DUI accident was a very realistic learning experience, especially when firefighters, EMTs and police arrived at the scene.
The Columbia County EMS provider oversees emergency efforts from Lake City EOC during the latest storm.
EMTs, firefighters and police officers dealt with a car accident causing the release of sulfur dioxide and an active shooter in a hospital.