AED Grant Information
see companies out there advertising grants for AED’s and money for the
placement for AED’s. Beware of some of these companies advertising
these grants. Some online AED companies will advertise AED’s at
list price, then they will ask you to fill out a bunch of “forms”, with
promises of an “anonymous” company or organization granting you a cash
grant (discount) for you to purchase an AED, which then brings the
price to what AEDUniverse.com already sells the devices for, meanwhile you
have wasted all that time filling out those papers.
There are some
places you can go to find money for your AED program depending on your
situation. Here is a list of ideas and resources depending on your
industry or situation. We have searched high and low to discover
information on AED grants and here is what we have found. Keep in mind that "true grants" can take a fair amount of time to complete and get funding, you should also evaluate other funding options such as fund raisers.
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Foundation Center's Defibrillator Grants
This is a downloadable AED grant resource
guide on the Internet. In this guide, you will find links to the
organizations that offer AED grants. This includes defibrillator grants
for housing and daycare, healthcare, and education. Those individuals
with a business, or those wanting to start a small business, can access
resources for getting government grants to help their businesses
US Government AED Grants
This defibrillator grant
Web site is presented by the Office for Domestic Preparedness of the
U.S. Department of Homeland Security in cooperation with the U.S. Fire
Administration. The program is designed to assist local fire
departments in protecting citizens and firefighters against the effects
of fire and fire-related incidents. Applicants for AED Grants
are encouraged to visit this Web site throughout the application period
to obtain up-to-date information as the program progresses.
First Responder AED Grant Support
EMERGENCY RESPONSE AND CRISIS MANAGEMENT PLANS DISCRETIONARY AED GRANTS.
Defibrillator grant funds will be available to local education agencies
to strengthen and improve emergency response and crisis management
Emergency Reponse and Crisis AED Grant Application
Medtronic Foundation. Maintaining good citizenship as a company is one of the six tenets of
the Medtronic Mission, the principles that guide the company. Since
Medtronic was founded in 1949, we have contributed more than $470
million in Medtronic Foundation grants, Medtronic cash contributions
and medical device donations to improve the health of people and
Medtronic Foundation Website
Grant information for police departments wishing to implement an AED program. More Information
The Office of Rural Health Policy's
to Emergency Devices (RAED) Grant Program provides funding
communities to purchase automated external defibrillators
and provide training in their use and maintenance. More Information
Schools and Non-Profit groups are probably the most likely to receive grant funding for AED programs from government sources.
Other ideas you might consider:
For help with AED grants or for more information contact AEDUniverse.com at 1-866-517-8243
- Get help from family members, school alumni, the PTA, the PTSA, and school booster clubs.
- Look to government and civic organizations such as Rotary, the city council, and other community-oriented groups for funding.
to find out which local corporations and hospitals have grants, funding
programs and foundations interested in school AED programs.
creative: Host a bake sale, collect donations at a sporting event, or
engage a local celebrity to raise money; hold an auction, benefit
concert, raffle, or car wash
State Specific AED Grants
Any Illinois licensed/designated EMS participant
that provides EMS service within the State of Illinois may apply for
funds through their Regional EMS Advisory Committee.
The Heartsaver AED
Fiscal Year 2010 Heartsaver AED Fund Grant Application and
Guidance - PDF (Word)
Act 95-0721, Heartsaver AED Fund, is for the purpose of providing
matching grants for the purchase of Automated External Defibrillators
(AED). Any School, Public Park District, Municipal Recreation
Department, Conservation District, Forest Preserve District, College or
University in the State of Illinois is eligible to receive a matching
grant from the Heartsaver AED Fund. Eligible entities are limited to one
matching grant from the Fund.
If you have any information about AED Grants let us know and we'll post it on our site.