The deadline to apply for four sets of new turnout gear through the Globe Gear Giveaway program is June 1. Apply now for your chance to win.
To be eligible to apply for the Globe Gear Giveaway, departments must meet the following criteria:
• Be all-volunteer or mostly-volunteer (over 50%)
• Serve a population of 25,000 or less
• Be located in the U.S. or Canada and legally organized under state/province law
• Be a member of the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC). If you are not a member, join now at www.nvfc.org/membership to be eligible for the Globe Gear Giveaway.
This is the third year that Globe has partnered with DuPont Protection Technologies (DuPont) and the NVFC to help resource-constrained fire departments obtain needed turnout gear.
A total of 195 sets of state-of-the-art turnout gear have already been distributed through the program, helping to enhance the safety and protection of volunteer firefighters across the nation. This year, a total of 52 sets will be awarded.
Learn more and apply by June 1 at www.nvfc.org/globe-gear-donation. Winners will be announced monthly between July and December.
Globe Manufacturing Company is the largest and most trusted manufacturer of structural firesuits in the world. Over its 127 years, Globe has been responsible for introducing many of the materials, designs, and construction methods now taken for granted in personal protective equipment. Learn more at www.globeturnoutgear.com.
DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802.
The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment.
For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit www.dupont.com.
About the NVFC
The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is the leading nonprofit membership association representing the interests of the volunteer fire, EMS, and rescue services. The NVFC serves as the voice of the volunteer in the national arena and provides invaluable tools, resources, programs, and advocacy for first responders across the nation. Learn more at www.nvfc.org.