Batavia fire department's new turnout gear
Three Batavia Volunteer Fire Department members, from left, Joel Shipley, John McKeever and Ethan Eakins, model the turnout gear purchased with funds received from a grant from the Greater Jefferson County Foundation during its 2013 grant period. The next grant period for the foundation will begin May 1, with a deadline of June 1. Online grant applications are available on the foundation’s website: www.greaterjeffersoncountyfoundation.org. Further information about the foundation also is available on the website.