Department Recieves Grant from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation
 
By Mechanicsville Volunteers
October 21, 2017
 

On 10/2/2017 the MVFD was notified that they had received a grant from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation totaling $7,328.82.
We are both excited and honored to be selected for this grant.

This grant purchases new equipment to expand our vehicle stabilization capabilities, specifically tiebacks.


The grant also purchases new rope rescue equipment including;
New CMC patient basket and packaging system as well as a patient harness
4 Aztek Kits
Arizona Vortex Tripod Accessories
New Harness
Multiple Pulleys, Carabiners, and other hardware
Rope, Prusiks, and other software.

This equipment will replace some worn out equipment, as well as expand our capabilities.

We will post another story when the equipment arrives.

ABOUT FIREHOUSE SUBS PUBLIC SAFETY FOUNDATION

In 2005, the Firehouse Subs founders established the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation with the mission of providing funding, life-saving equipment, and educational opportunities to first-responders and public safety organizations. Through the non-profit 501(c)(3), Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation has granted more than $29.5 million to hometown heroes in 46 states, Puerto Rico and Canada, including more than $1.4 million in Ohio.

 
Units: Company 2
 
Mutual Aid: Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation
 
The Department was awarded a grant totaling $7328.82 from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.
The Department was awarded a grant totaling $7328.82 from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.