Bring the magic of the holidays to the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital patients and families this holiday season! See https://my.supportlpch.org/fundraiser/2517724. We’re collecting new toys in original packaging from the wish list below. BLFD Toy Drive 2019 Wish List Wish List: Gift Cards (Target, Amazon, Visa) Mini Lego kits Play-Doh and Play-Doh tools Connect 4 Light up/musical toys… Read More »
With housing and rental costs at an all-time high, volunteers are fighting to stay in our community
The Ben Lomond Volunteer Fire Department is the epitome of “it takes all kinds.” From construction workers and paramedics, to accountants and retirees, these are the trained volunteers who respond when you have an emergency.
And who better to protect our community than those who know it, love it, and live among its residents?
Though most of our on-call volunteers are scattered throughout the community, the fire station offers limited housing that some of the firefighters, like Hunter Anderson, are grateful for.
“I’m one of four firefighters that live at the station full time,” he said. “We have living quarters upstairs with four bedrooms, a bathroom, a rec room, and a gym.”
Ben Lomond Fire Protection District Fire Resistant Plant Demonstration Garden Project In collaboration with Boulder Creek and Felton Fire Protection Districts, Ben Lomond Fire Protection District is planning on redesigning the front of the fire station with a Fire Resistant Plant Demonstration Garden but we need your help! Ben Lomond Fire Protection District is asking… Read More »
The Ben Lomond Fire Protection District on behalf of itself and the Boulder Creek, Felton and Zayante Fire Protection Districts has been awarded an Assistance to Firefighters Grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the amount of $589,780.00 for Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA). The goal of… Read More »