Green, OH – Do you remember when firefighters visited your school and taught fire safety? Or, maybe you remember how excited you were on your first trip to the fire station? Green Fire Chief Jeff Funai and the City of Green Fire Division is seeking support for its fire safety education program.
“The materials we use for our fire safety programs are funded 100% by community donations,” said Jeff Funai, City of Green Fire Chief. “We use these materials throughout the year in the schools, health and wellness fairs and other public events.”
Contributions to fund these materials for the City of Green Fire Division would provide age-specific 24-page manuals for preschool up, pamphlets about smoke alarms, fire escape plans, safe meeting places, babysitters safety, firefighter sticker badges, fire-hats and many other items used to teach the fundamentals of fire and life safety and burn prevention.
All educational materials are designed exclusively by National Fire Safety Council, Inc., a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit charitable organization. NFSC, Inc. is the largest distributor of fire and life safety materials for children in the U.S. Funding of these materials (under the charter of this organization) is done through charitable contributions. In order to cover the cost of these materials, The City of Green Fire Division and National Fire Safety Council, Inc., are asking for community help to provide this annual program to the children, adults, and seniors in our community.
Supporters of this program will have their contributions acknowledged and specifically named on the prestige page of all fire safety activity manuals under the heading “PROVIDED BY THE PEOPLE WHO CARE.” All tax deductible checks can be made payable to National Fire Safety Council, Inc. Federal tax ID number: 38-2292422 and mailed to:
City of Green Fire Division
Chief Jeffrey T. Funai
P.O. Box 278
Green, OH 44232
The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents. Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County. Visit www.cityofgreen.org. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cityofgreenohio. Register for text message alerts by texting GREENOH to 888-777.