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HARRISBURG – Thirty volunteer fire and ambulance companies in the region were awarded a total of more than $365,000 in state grants.


The Volunteer Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant program is funded through gambling proceeds.


The grants can be used for a variety of purposes, including the construction or renovation of a fire or ambulance company facility, purchasing or repairing equipment, training, or mitigation of existing debt.


The grants were awarded to:


•Benton Volunteer Fire Co. – $11,500 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


•Dallas Fire and Ambulance Inc. – $13,116 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


•Dennison Township Fire Co. – $11,661.


•Dorrance Township Volunteer Fire Dept. – $12,469 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


•Fairmount Township Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Co. - $11,661 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


• Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Co. – $11,721.


• Franklin/Northmoreland Townships Ambulance Association – $6,241.


•Harveys Lake Fire and Ambulance Co. – $11,822 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


•Hobbie Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 – $11,984 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


•Hunlock Creek Volunteer Ambulance Association – $6,651.


•Hunlock Creek Volunteer Fire Co. – $11,500.


•Jonathan R. Davis Volunteer Fire Dept. – $11,500.


•Kunkle Fire Co. – $12,469 for fire services and $6,651 for ambulance services.


•Lake Silkworth Volunteer Ambulance Association – $6,651.


•Lake Silkworth Volunteer Fire Co. – $11,500.


•Mocanaqua Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 Inc. – $11,500


•Nescopeck Ambulance Association – $6,651.


•Nescopeck Township Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 – $11,500.


•Nescopeck Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 – $11,984.


•Northmoreland Township Volunteer Fire Co. – $13,116.


•Noxen Community Ambulance Association – $6,651.


•Noxen Volunteer Fire Co. – $12,469.


•Nuangola Volunteer Fire Dept. – $11,500.


•Pond Hill-Lily Lake Ambulance Association – $6,651.


•Pond Hill-Lily Lake Volunteer Fire Co. – $11,661.


•Salem Township Volunteer Fire Co. – $25,909.


•Shickshinny Volunteer Ambulance Association Inc. – $3,990.


•Shickshinny Volunteer Fire Co. – $11,500.


•Sweet Valley Volunteer Fire Co. – $13,116.


•Wright Township Volunteer Firemen's Association – $12,954.

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