Location: Fire Station, Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Cortes, Honduras
The equipment currently used by this firefighting station is very old and difficult to replace. As a fire station that serves a fairly-large urban center and extensive surrounding rural areas, it is critical for this fire station to be well equipped for any emergency.
Be a fire station that can attend to emergencies at the quickest response possible for the population. Be equipped with high quality tools.
90,000 inhabitants of 3 different municipalities in Honduras as emergencies occur.
The local municipal government will provide transportation from port of entry (San Pedro Sula or Puerto Cortes) to Santa Cruz.
The local Firefighters will provide personnel to retrieve donations from port of entry.
Any donated materials (new or used) from the following list are requested from an outside donor. Any qty of any of the following are appreciated, no need to fulfill all.
Also, any of the following Firefighter workshops listed below are requested from an outside collaborator to strengthen continuing education of the firefighters.
12, 2.5” Hoses
12, 1.5” hoses
1.5” Firehose nozzles (qty 4)
2.5 Firehose nozzles (qty 4)
20 Fireproof Jackets
20 Fireproof Firemen pants
20 pairs of boots
20 firemen hats
12 Sets of firemen respiratory protection
10 Respirator Kits
20 life jackets
2 Sets of vehicle extraction
6 first responder cots
10 First Aid/responder bags
12 Portable radios for communication
12 Water Rescue Buoys
10 Climbing Ropes
And any other equipment related to the regular labor of a Fire Department. I.e. chairs, desks, computers, filing cabinets, etc.
Requested Training: Workshops for Fire Department Personnel on topics: First responders, extinguishing fires, vehicle extraction, forced entry, vertical extraction and others.