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2019 Hero Fund America Grants Awarded
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2019 Hero Fund America Grants Awarded

Hero Fund America would like to congratulate the following three departments who have been chosen as 2019 Hero Fund grant recipients, administered by The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties in Utica, New York. The Otter Lake Fire Department in Otter Lake, NY – to purchase UTV wild land firefighting equipment. The Newberry Fire Read More »

HFA is in Niagara Falls
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HFA is in Niagara Falls

We are delighted to be included in the Niagara Falls Leadership Summit & Vendor Expo, presented by the Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York October 3-5, 2019. A personal thank you to Cathy DeLuca, Program /Education Coordinator for facilitating our participation at this extraordinary event! For more information about the AFDSNY, Read More »

2019 HFA Grant Round now open through 9/13/19!
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2019 HFA Grant Round now open through 9/13/19!

All qualified organizations will be asked to complete a simple grant intake form. Forms will be accepted until 9/13/2019 – our friends at the Community Foundation of Oneida & Herkimer Counties will review all submissions following that date and determine the funding recipients for this year. All departments may apply.

HFA Welcomes Berkshire Farm Center & Services for Youth as returning corporate sponsors!
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HFA Welcomes Berkshire Farm Center & Services for Youth as returning corporate sponsors!

2019 is Berkshire Farm Center and Services for Youth’s 2nd year as a lead sponsor for Hero Fund America and we are excited to continue our partnership! The work of first responders is imperative to our mission of keeping children safe in their home communities. Berkshire provides preventative and foster care programming for children and families across New Read More »