CHS students and school reps with AED

Columbiana Exempted Village School District  is better equipped to keep all community members safe thanks to a grant from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation. A $3,885.00 grant was used to purchase three Cardiac Science G5 automated external defibrillators (AEDs) & accessories, fulfilling a critical need within the school.

“The Columbiana Exempted Village School District is grateful to be a recipient of this grant, helping us purchase three AED units to use at our athletic facilities,” said Erin Heasley, Athletic Director, Columbiana Schools. “We would like to thank everyone at Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation for their generosity in allowing us to continue to keep our students, staff and community safe.”

The Cardiac Science G5 AEDs & accessories will be used at the football field, the track/ soccer field, as well as the gym in the event a student, staff member or spectator would need the life saving device. 

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In 2005, the Firehouse Subs Founders established the 501(c)(3), non-profit Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation. The charity provides funding resources, lifesaving equipment, prevention education, training and disaster relief support to first responders and public safety organizations. Since inception, Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation has granted more than $53 million to hometown heroes in 49 states and Puerto Rico.

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is honored to be listed as a four-star nonprofit organization by Charity Navigator. Their highest designation. Grant allocations are made possible thanks to the overwhelming support of Firehouse Subs restaurants and generous donors. More than 70% of the funds raised for the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation come from the generosity of Firehouse Subs guests and the restaurant brand. Please consider supporting a Firehouse Subs restaurant near you.