Help with Your Fire Department’s Grant Process
Do you need more funding for your department? I am sure the answer to that question is “YES!” Fire, rescue, and EMS equipment is costly. Departments use property taxes, fundraisers like plate sales, and many other methods to find funding for operations. Have you ever written a grant for funding? If the answer is yes, then you know how tough it can be to be competitive in grant writing. If not, then you may have heard the horror stories of someone who has.
The good news is that Fire Engineering has a new tool for the rookie to the veteran grant writer. This tool is in the form of a Web site; www.firefighter-grants.com. On this site you will find a plethora of tools. First, there are articles that describe different aspects and tips concerning grants. You will also find information concerning specific grants that are open to emergency services agencies. You can also search through many different grant ready products to help you plan your grant and product combination. Finally, there are opportunities to ask a grant writer a question and even hire a grant writer for your agency.
Do not miss out on this unique resource!