AED Grant Information
AED Grant Information
see companies out there advertising grants for AEDs and money for the
placement for AEDs. Beware of some of these companies advertising
these grants. Some online AED companies will advertise AEDs at
list price, then they will ask you to fill out a bunch of forms, with
promises of an anonymous company or organization granting you a cash
grant (discount) for you to purchase an AED, which then brings the
price to what AEDUniverse.com already sells the devices for, meanwhile you
have wasted all that time filling out those papers.
places you can go to find money for your AED program depending on your
situation. Here is a list of ideas and resources depending on your
industry or situation. We have searched high and low to discover
information on AED grants and here is what we have found. Keep in mind
that "true grants" can take a fair amount of time to complete and get
funding, you should also evaluate other funding options such as fund
raisers, local business support, PTA's, Rotary Clubs and others.
The Foundation Center's mission is to help
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Foundation Center's Defibrillator Grants
This is a downloadable AED grant resource
guide on the Internet. In this guide, you will find links to the
organizations that offer AED grants. This includes defibrillator grants
for housing and daycare, healthcare, and education. Those individuals
with a business, or those wanting to start a small business, can access
resources for getting government grants to help their businesses
US Government AED Grants
This defibrillator grant
Web site is presented by the Office for Domestic Preparedness of the
U.S. Department of Homeland Security in cooperation with the U.S. Fire
Administration. The program is designed to assist local fire
departments in protecting citizens and firefighters against the effects
of fire and fire-related incidents. Applicants for AED Grants
are encouraged to visit this Web site throughout the application period
to obtain up-to-date information as the program progresses.
First Responder AED Grant Support
EMERGENCY RESPONSE AND CRISIS MANAGEMENT PLANS DISCRETIONARY AED GRANTS.
Defibrillator grant funds will be available to local education agencies
to strengthen and improve emergency response and crisis management
Emergency Reponse and Crisis AED Grant Application
Medtronic Foundation. Maintaining good citizenship as a company is one of the six tenets of
the Medtronic Mission, the principles that guide the company. Since
Medtronic was founded in 1949, we have contributed more than $470
million in Medtronic Foundation grants, Medtronic cash contributions
and medical device donations to improve the health of people and
Medtronic Foundation Website
Grant information for police departments wishing to implement an AED program. More Information
Schools and Non-Profit groups are probably the most likely to receive grant funding for AED programs from government sources.
Other ideas you might consider:
For help with AED grants or for more information contact AEDUniverse.com at 1-866-517-8243
- Get help from family members, school alumni, the PTA, the PTSA, and school booster clubs.
- Look to government and civic organizations such as Rotary, the city council, and other community-oriented groups for funding.
to find out which local corporations and hospitals have grants, funding
programs and foundations interested in school AED programs.
creative: Host a bake sale, collect donations at a sporting event, or
engage a local celebrity to raise money; hold an auction, benefit
concert, raffle, or car wash.
Leasing- Still cant find the funds needed to purchase AEDs? Consider a lease option. Most leases on an AED can be obtained for approximately $50-65 per month. Need help with leasing an AED? Contact us at 1-866-517-8243 and we'll be happy to assist you.
The Department of Homeland Security in some cases will authorize grants for specific rural communities to purchase emergency equipment. DHS | State Contacts & Grant Award Information
There are many options out there for funding of your AED program and there are many ways in which you can make the purchase workable within the tight budget constraints. Northwest Health and Safety Inc. will work with schools and non-profit organizations in the way of discounts, trade-in allowances and leasing options to make your AED purchase affordable and workable within your budget.
Northwest Health and Safety Inc. and AED4U.com articles are for informational use only and should not be mistaken for medical or legal advice. Northwest Health and Safety Inc. and AED4U.com assume no liability for the content of informational articles.