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Dear Friends of the Fire District,

In 2015, Woodside Fire celebrates its 90th year serving our community.  Ninety years of excellence. We invite you today to make a gift to Woodside-Portola Valley Fire Protection Foundation’s annual fund to help our fire district continue to meet the needs of our changing community.

pdfDownload the Annual Campaign Brochure

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Double the impact of your gift!

Long-time Portola Valley residents – and avid supporters of the fire district’s CERPP emergency response and preparedness program – Onnolee and Bud Trapp will generously match NEW donor contributions to the fire foundation. To encourage their neighbors in the district to get involved, Onnolee and Bud will match gifts of any size received by December 31, 2014 from first-time donors, dollar for dollar, to a total of $10,000. Donate today and double the impact of your contribution

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Funded this year with your contributions:

  • Improved emergency medical services: cardiac monitor/defibrillators to replace outdated units on support trucks, enabling paramedics to provide consistent all-life support (ALS) from all vehicles.
  • New station planning: preliminary analysis for our new headquarters station on Woodside Road.
  • Mobilized community training: a new vehicle and trailer complete with AV system that enables WFPD to bring essential training directly to your neighborhood.
  • Expanded fire prevention: a second chipper to expand the fuel reduction program.
  • Enhanced public education: an expanded smoke alarm program to targeted neighborhoods.
  • Added after-the-incident help: a specialized booklet for residents recovering from natural disaster or medical emergency.
  • Improved firefighter safety: specialized washers for cleaning our firefighters’ protective clothing.

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Grass fire 'knocked down' near Webb Ranch

September 6, 2013 • Firefighters from San Mateo County and the Menlo Park Fire Protection District have "knocked down" a grass fire at 2720 Alpine Road...(read more).

Firefighters knock down fire near Portola Valley

September 3, 2013 • A small carport with unoccupied living quarters above it at 230 Old Spanish Trail in Los Trancos Woods is now uninhabitable...(read more).

County has 66 firefighters at Yosemite fire

August 26, 2013 • The firefighting crews battling the huge forest fire burning into Yosemite National Park include 66 firefighters from San Mateo County...(read more).

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Woodside Fire Protection District

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Woodside Fire District operates three fire stations, and serves a population of 25,000 in the communities of Woodside, Portola Valley, Emerald Hills, Ladera, Los Trancos, Skyline, and Vista Verde in San Mateo County, California.  www.WoodsideFire.org

The Foundation

3111 Woodside Road
Woodside, CA 94062

Tel 650.851.1594
Fax 650.851.3960

info@FireDistrictFoundation.org
www.FireDistrictFoundation.org

Our Mission

To augment the Woodside Fire Protection District (WFPD) budget for up-to-date equipment, facilities, fire prevention and training. The Fire Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, will enable WFPD to provide the most advanced and efficient form of all-risk emergency response services.