The Firefighters Charitable Foundation continues to provide assistance to those in need. Grants are given to assist local fire/disaster victims, fire prevention education, volunteer fire department equipment purchase, and community safety programs.
If you or your organization applies for a grant, please be sure to describe how funding will be utilized and whether this is an ongoing or one time program and/or equipment purchase.
The following grants are available that meet specific grant requirements:
AED (Automatic External Defibrillator)
This grant is available nationally to an organization that would like to implement an AED program for their community. Applicants should fill out the Apply for Grants Form (see link below).
Fire Department Equipment Program
This grant is available for Volunteer (and Paid) Fire Departments to purchase fire fighting equipment. It also provides assistance to acquire tools, clothing and other neccesary items needed. Applicants should fill out the Apply for Grants Form (see link below).
Community Smoke Detector Program
This grant is available for Volunteer Fire Departments, Safe Kids Coalitions, and other organization to assist with implementation of a smoke detector, battery replacement program in their local community. Applicants should fill out the Apply for Grants Form (see link below).
Juvenile Firesetter Prevention and Intervention Program
This grant is available for any Fire Department (Volunteer or Paid) and other organization wishing to implement a "Juvenile Firesetter Prevention and Intervention Program." There are currently thousands of these prevention programs throughout the United States. The grant helps offset the initial costs of setting up the program with items such as instructional material, users guide, audio/visual equipment and other related printing. Applicants should fill out the "Apply for Grant Form" ( see link below ).
If you wish to apply for a grant please click here: Apply for Grant Form.
Note: Specify from the list above which one you are applying for in the comments area of the Grant Form.