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Firefighter grants for 4-State fire stations

Missouri American Water taking applications

Grants to help local fire departments
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Grants to help local fire departments

JOPLIN, Mo. - Joplin, Duenweg and Duquesne's fire departments are all eligible to apply for the Missouri American Water 2019 Firefighter Grant Program. The Joplin Fire Department received grants in 2017 and 2018. 

Joplin's fire department is planning on using its 2018 grant money for new traffic safety vests and pruchased  fire safety education materials with previous grant dollars..

The grant program was started back in 2016. The grants can be as big as 1200 dollars.

Missouri American Water awards about 30 grants a year to eligible fire departments.

The deadline for fire departments to apply for the firefighter grant program is August 31st.

 


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