Volunteer Fire Capacity Grant

The Burney Fire Protection District applied for a matching grant in April 2022.  The grant was to purchase wildland fire equipment.  This is an annual grant program funded by the USDA and administered by CAL FIRE.  The district was awarded $9,873, half of what was requested.  This is a 50/50 matching program. The district will fund the remaining amount.

Assistance to Firefighters Grant

The Burney Fire Protection District applies every year for a grant from AFG. The district's application has been approved in the amount of $121,529.57 for the replacement of our Self-Contained Breath Apparatus (SCBA).  The last time the SCBA's were replaced was in 2004 through an AFG grant.  The district's share is $6,076 for a total budget of $127,605.05.

Assistance to Firefighters Grant

BFPD was awarded a Grant from AFG for purchase of a Type 1 4x4 ambulance, to include a gurney and hardware in September 2021.  The grant in the amount of $237,380.95 required the District to contibute non-Federal funds equal to 5% of the Federal funds awarded, or $11,869.05. for a total of $249,250.00.

Community Foundation of the North State

In June 2022, the BFPD received a grant fund from the Redding Rancheria Community Fund in the amount of $2,500 to purchase gas leak detectors to be utilized by emergency personnel.

In October 2021, the BFPD received a grant fund from the Redding Racheria Community Fund in the amount of $5200 toward the purchase of (2) Automatic Electronic Defibrillators (AEDs).

Burney Regional Community Fund

In April 2022, BFPD received a grant fund from Burney Regional Community Fund in the amount of $3,000 towards the purchase of (3) Automatic Electronic Defibrillators (AEDs).  In April 2021, BFPD received a grant fund from the Burney Regional Community Fund in the amount of $6,615 to purchase Firefighting Personnel Protective Equipment.