Fire Chief » Grants http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:16:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 4 Fire Prevention and Safety grants priorities http://www.firechief.com/2015/03/18/4-fire-prevention-and-safety-grants-priorities/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/03/18/4-fire-prevention-and-safety-grants-priorities/#comments Thu, 19 Mar 2015 03:02:07 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/03/18/4-fire-prevention-and-safety-grants-priorities/
With $34 million to hand out, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants will be awarded to those who best meet these four priority areas
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Fire chief improves volunteer recruitment, retention http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/19/fire-chief-improves-volunteer-recruitment-retention/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/19/fire-chief-improves-volunteer-recruitment-retention/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:54:45 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/19/fire-chief-improves-volunteer-recruitment-retention/
The chief and Capt. Gene Shealy set six specific goals; read them below to help recruit and retain volunteers at your department
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Fire grants, DHS shutdown: Is the sky falling? http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/10/fire-grants-dhs-shutdown-is-the-sky-falling/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/10/fire-grants-dhs-shutdown-is-the-sky-falling/#comments Tue, 10 Feb 2015 22:24:19 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/10/fire-grants-dhs-shutdown-is-the-sky-falling/
A government shutdown at the end of the month could spell trouble for those making purchases with fire grants; here's what to look for and what to do
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Fire chief: My fight with cancer http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/10/fire-chief-my-fight-with-cancer/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/10/fire-chief-my-fight-with-cancer/#comments Tue, 10 Feb 2015 19:58:35 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/10/fire-chief-my-fight-with-cancer/
The journey of acceptance, recovery and paying it forward is retold so that others can live cancer-free lives
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9 keys to a competitive SAFER grant http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/9-keys-to-a-competitive-safer-grant/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/9-keys-to-a-competitive-safer-grant/#comments Thu, 22 Jan 2015 04:11:34 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/9-keys-to-a-competitive-safer-grant/
The grant period opens in about two weeks; have these bases covered to giver your application the best chance at success
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Ohio fire chief suspended over grant money purchase order http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/27/ohio-fire-chief-suspended-over-grant-money-purchase-order/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/27/ohio-fire-chief-suspended-over-grant-money-purchase-order/#comments Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:53:37 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/27/ohio-fire-chief-suspended-over-grant-money-purchase-order/
The chief was disciplined for not getting a council purchase order to buy turnout gear with all fire grant money
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Myth-busting the new fire grant rules http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/19/myth-busting-the-new-fire-grant-rules/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/19/myth-busting-the-new-fire-grant-rules/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:25:58 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/19/myth-busting-the-new-fire-grant-rules/
News of new AFG rules are causing a great deal of undue fear in the fire service; here's what you need to know to not run afoul
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Understanding the new fire grant rules http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:02:39 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/ The new regulation that takes affect later this year makes substantial changes to how fire departments can interact with vendors prior to buying equipment with AFG money]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/feed/ 0 7 changes for 2014 AFG fire grants http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:18:27 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/ To make your AFG application the most competitive it can be, pay attention to these seven changes for 2014]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/feed/ 0 3-year study will examine fire truck, driver safety http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/13/3-year-study-will-examine-fire-truck-driver-safety/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/13/3-year-study-will-examine-fire-truck-driver-safety/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:16:32 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/13/3-year-study-will-examine-fire-truck-driver-safety/
University of Arizona and four fire departments will work for three years to reduce firefighter risk
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