A $26,160 grant has been awarded to the White Lake (NC) Volunteer Fire Department, reports bladenjournal.com.
The money comes via the 2021 Volunteer Fire Department Fund from the State of North Carolina. It allows the department to purchase necessary equipment by using matching funds. The purchase does require approval by the Department of Insurance Office of the state fire marshal.
Since the program began 33 years ago, White Lake has received $245,061.77.