Stayin' Alive Grant: Ice/Water Rescue Equipment
By Banksville Fire Department
July 9, 2023

After receiving a grant from the @stayinalivecharity Banksville Firefighters were able to demo the equipment purchased using the grant this past weekend at the fishing club.

Banksville FD received:
- 2 Cold water/ice rescue suit kits
- 2 Reach N' Sling floatation/rescue device
- 2 PrincetonTec Quad Tac MPLD Headlamp's

We want to express our deepest thanks for the generous grant you Stayin Alive provided us to purchase this essential equipment.

"Stayin’ Alive, Inc. is a 501 (c)3 charity that supports the First Responders of Northern Westchester, New York. We combine funds raised through an annual 5K Fun Run, grants, and donations from individuals to provide equipment to our emergency responders that is not covered in their annual budget. Your generous support helps these men and women provide the best service possible to our community while keeping them safe in potentially dangerous situations."

Visit Stayin' Alive's website to learn more and participate in their annual events (!

Units: MA11, R7