With funding through State Farm Insurance, the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) is sponsoring a national program to install fire sprinklers in 15 new houses working with organizations that build homes for low-income families (such as Habitat for Humanity) or other high-risk individuals (such as Homes for Our Troops).
http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01538fd74120970b-pi Members of HFSC's Built For Life Fire Department (BFLFD) program can apply to the program, working with their local nonprofit homebuilding organizations that are willing to install residential fire sprinklers in one of their upcoming projects.
Eligibility: Only fire departments that are members of HFSC's BFLFD program are invited to apply on behalf of their local nonprofit homebuilding organizations.
Event Implementation Requirements: Working with HFSC, BFLFDs must comply with the program requirements, including:
- Utilize the fire sprinkler system installation as a local educational opportunityhttp://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef014e89cab4dd970d-pi
- Promote the installation to gain media coverage
- Invite local State Farm agents to participate
- Report and evaluate the experience
To apply for this program, please complete the online application at: http://www.homefiresprinkler.org/installation-and-demonstration-program