Grants

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Grants Program

The NC Fire Fighters' Burned Children Fund annually provides grant funds for NC Fire Departments to create and enhance current fire and life safety education programs in their community. Grant applications are reviewed by a FFBCF committee and awarded based on creativity and need. Awards are presented at the NC Fire & Life Safety Conference.

2014 Winners

2014 Winners

  • Wadesboro FD 1000.00 - Get Fit by Learning Fire Safety Program
  • Spring Lake FD  1000.00 - Production of Fire and Life Safety CD's
  • Pinecroft-Sedgefield FD 1000.00 - Remembering When Program
  • Williamston FD 1000.00 - Eliminating Kitchen Fires in Apartments Program
  • Greensboro FD 1000.00 - Fire Safety Camp

2013 Winners

  • Granite Falls Fire Department - $500.00 - Remembering When Program
  • Greensboro Fire Department - $500.00 - Fire Safety Camp
  • Iredell County Fire Marshals Office - $1000.00 - Dusty the Fire Dragon
  • Kannapolis Fire Department - $1000.00 - Fluffy the Firefighter
  • Thomasville Fire Department - $1000.00 - Get Fit by Learning Fire Safety

2012 Winners

  • Crouse Fire Department - $690.00 - Sparky program
  • Greensboro Fire Department - $620.00 - Dusty the Fire Dragon
  • Kannapolis Fire Department - $750.00 - Dusty the Fire Dragon
  • Wadesboro Fire Department - $940.00 - Dusty the Fire Dragon
  • Onslow County Coalition - $750.00 - Programs

2011 Winners

  • Grace Chapel Fire Department - $1000.00
  • Thomasville Fire Department - $720.00
  • Onslow County - $1000.00

2010 Winners

  • Wadesboro Fire Department - $1000.00 - Remembering When Program
  • Concord Fire Department - $1000.00 - Fire and Life Safety Quiz Bowl Equipment
  • Kannapolis Fire Department - $500.00 - Let's Make Some Noise for the Firefighters Preschool Program
  • Charlotte Fire Department - $500.00 - Clifford's Fire Safety Rules for Kindergarteners

2009 Winners

  • Chapel Hill FD - $1000.00 - " Big Blue's Book of Safety Fun"
  • Kannapolis Fire Department - $1000.00 - Fire Blitz Program
  • Catawba County FFBCF - $1000.00 - Fire and Life Safety Quiz Bowl
  • Asheville Pals - $500.00 - Audio Equipment

2008 Winners

  • Lenoir Fire Department - $1000.00 - SAFE Program - Students Assisting Fire Educators
  • Spring Lake Fire Department - $1000.00 - "Ounce of Prevention" program
  • Conover Fire Department - $500.00 - Fire and Life Safety Quiz Bowl
  • Lincolnton Fire Department - $500.00 - Fire and Life Safety Fair

2007 Winners

  • Thomasville Fire Department - “Taking A Walk in My Boots” – Helping Family Members Understand the Job of a Firefighter Program, to increase family and public awareness of a firefighter’s duties.
  • Asheville Fire & Rescue - “Fire Safety For Seniors,” a Remember When follow-up program for foster grandparents and/or senior companions.
  • Charlotte Fire Department - Juvenile “Matches and Lighters are Tools Not Toys,” a Blaze mascot education program.
  • Boger City Fire Department - “Sparky” costume supplies and educational materials.

2006 Winners

  • South Fork Volunteer FD - a “Fire Safety” Program to establish a fire & life safety in the VFD, to increase fire safety awareness.
  • Gaston County Fire Marshal’s Office - “Fire Truck Kiosk” Program to educate Gaston County library users on fire and life safety.
  • South Mills Volunteer FD - a “Neighborhood Safety Festival”  directed toward military families.

2005 Winner

Erwin Fire & Rescue Squad - “Stove Top Fire Stop” Program to reduce cooking fires in residential program.