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    Wow! Great suggestions and you did the look up work for me! That was super nice of you! If I don't get this grant, I will definitely look into all your ideas! Have a great day! ------------------------------ Kait Meeker Colona IL ------------------ ... More

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    The grant I am applying for requires that the unit be shared with at least one other volunteer service. I am writing the grant and we have two other departments that are mutual aid with us as "collaborators" Because we are rural volunteer departments, ... More

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    Yes, definately! This grant requires at least two departments. We are in Illinois and have a "MABAS" system. Mutual Aid Box Alarm System of asset sharing. Helps a lot, since we are all rural, volunteer departments. Thank you for the suggestion ------------------------------ ... More

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    Our county fire academy would do annual FIT testing and gear testing but stopped about 8 years ago for a combination of funding and liability. Since we have been using OHD Quantfit machine which is user friendly and produces a print out for each firefighter ... More

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