FCTRT Receives Grant from The Grainger Foundation

fctrt-graingerThe Fayette County Technical Rescue Team recently received a $5,000.00 grant from The Grainger Foundation, an independent, private foundation in support of the Team’s volunteer rescue squad services that it provides all over West Tennessee, North Mississippi, and East Arkansas. The donation was recommended by Adrienne Beaudoin, Branch Manager of W.W. Grainger, Inc.’s Memphis location.

 

Pictured are Dienese Wilson, Aux. Member Coordinator of FCTRT, and Adrienne Beaudoin, Branch Manager of W.W. Grainger, Inc.’s Memphis Location.

 

For more information about the Team, please visit their website at www.technicalrescueteam.com; on Facebook at facebook.com/fayettecountytrt; or feel free to call them anytime for assistance at (901) 496-6800.

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EARN CASH FOR OUR TEAM EVERY TIME YOU USE YOUR KROGER PLUS CARD

KrogerCRThe Fayette County Technical Rescue Team participates in the Kroger Community Rewards program and earns cash each time you use your Kroger Plus Shoppers Card. We are seeking your assistance by registering your Kroger Plus Shoppers Card for our all volunteer Team.  Keep in mind that the program requires you to re-enroll each year.

If you currently don’t have a Kroger Plus Shoppers Card just pick one up at the customer service counter at any Kroger store.

If you already have a Kroger Plus Shoppers Card you MUST enroll and register your card online for our Team to receive the rewards by following these simple steps:

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Fayette County Technical Rescue Team Receives Prestigious Honor from Governor Asa Hutchinson

FCTRT ProclamationOn August 19, 2016, the Fayette County Technical Rescue Team received a very prestigious honor from Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson. In particular, the Team was recognized for their volunteer efforts all across the mid-south region by an American flag being flown in their honor over the Arkansas State Capitol.

 

The FCTRT is a Regional Rescue Squad that provides volunteer services not only in Fayette County but all over West Tennessee, North Mississippi, and East Arkansas.  It is the only private and sanctioned volunteer Rescue Squad in the mid-south that is solely dedicated to technical rescue and is the only Active Unit Member of the Tennessee Association of Rescue Squads in Fayette County.

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The Fayette County Technical Rescue Team Urges You to Give Emergency Vehicles the Right-of-Way

AmbulanceEach day, emergency personnel respond to calls for help. Emergency personnel are required by state law to complete annual training on the proper way to respond to calls using their lights and siren, and you, as a citizen, can help make the emergency response of emergency vehicles safer, but first, a short quiz.

 

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Fayette County Technical Rescue Team Receives PPE Donation from MCR Safety

MCRThe Fayette County Technical Rescue Team recently received a very generous donation of personal protective equipment (PPE) from MCR Safety. MCR Safety has over forty years of experience as a leader in the field of personal protective equipment (PPE) and globally manufactures and distributes safety gear which are made from the highest quality materials available to ensure maximum safety, comfort, and style.

 

“Our Team is very thankful to MCR Safety for the support of our all volunteer Team,” said Commander Kevin Snider.  “Safety for our Team members is paramount and with the support of local corporations like MCR Safety and many others, we are able to outfit our highly trained members with top-of-the line personal protective equipment to further help prevent injuries during our operations and trainings,” said Snider.

 

The FCTRT is a Regional Rescue Squad that provides volunteer services not only in Fayette County but all over West Tennessee, North Mississippi, and East Arkansas.  It is the only private and sanctioned volunteer Rescue Squad in the mid-south that is solely dedicated to technical rescue and is the only Active Unit Member of the Tennessee Association of Rescue Squads in Fayette County.

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