Firefighting News NFPA Receives Grant from State Farm for Wildfire Preparation Efforts

02/12/2014
Nature is both beautiful and dangerous. As more and more people choose to live in and around the forests and grasslands of this country, the challenge of preparing communities for the devastation of wildfire becomes more complex. To help communities prepare residents for the possibility of a wildfire, State Farm® is providing funding to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Wildland Fire Operations Division. Local organizations will receive monetary awards through this grant to support and implement wildfire risk reduction projects. State Farm has a long history of proactive wildfire safety education to its policyholders in high-risk regions, including the use of NFPA's Firewise...

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