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Wildfire Community Preparedness Day 2020

Just a reminder to all successful applicants to please send in the completed “Reschedule Form” once you resume planning your event and have set a date!

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Congratulations to all of our successful applicants!  Please click below for the list of award winners:

Wildfire Community Preparedness Day Award Winners 2020

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May 2, 2020 News Release WCPD

Covid-19 update:  FireSmart Canada and its partners are committed to safety from wildfire, but we’re also concerned about your personal, family and community health and safety.

To ensure the best outcomes, we encourage the 2020 recipients of $500 awards for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day activities to monitor information from government and health and safety experts, and hold events only when it is safe to do so.

Winners have now been notified!  Please check your email (and spam) folder for notifications!  We will publish the list of winners once all paperwork has been returned.

Wildfire Community Preparedness Day is a program designed to support communities across Canada with holding FireSmart events to proactively address wildfire issues at a local level.

Thank you to our partners The Co-operators, National Fire Protection Association and the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction – for making Wildfire Community Preparedness Day possible.

Below we have included some helpful documents to help you start planning!

 

Wildfire Community Preparedness Day began in the United States and was developed by the National Fire Protection Association®.  We continue to work with them on collaborative community engagement and research.

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Applications for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day 2020 are open from November 1, 2019 - January 17, 2020.

FireSmart Canada will announce all successful Wildfire Community Preparedness Day recipients on Saturday, May 2, 2020.

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