While the 7th annual Run 4 the Hills for First Responders was canceled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, thanks to our generous sponsors & early registrants (along with the cooperation of the Community Foundation of Oneida and Herkimer Counties), Hero Fund America was able to make eighteen emergency grants to Fire and EMS agencies.
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is a rapidly changing situation. Reviewing the recommendations of the CDC, the Board of Directors have made the difficult but necessary decision to cancel the 2020 Run 4 The Hills for First Responders.
2020 HFA Grant Rounds Open to any Fire, EMS or Law Enforcement Agency in the U.S.
We hope you will join us on Saturday, May 2 for the 7th annual Run 4 the Hills for First Responders. Visit the event page to register.
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 »
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 »
We look forward to having you and a co-driver join us this fall for the third annual Hero Fund America Tour for First Responders! Register >
Get ready for another fabulous fall tour throughout the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. Online registration opens 7/1. More details to be posted soon!
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.