First Posted: 12/20/2009
Surry County Emergency Services accepted a grant in the amount of $500 from Golden Living-Surry Community nursing facility.
The grant will help the EMS to purchase supplies and needed equipment to assist in replenishment of supplies used during the emergency evacuation of the Golden Living facility Jan. 17 and 18.
Robin Leake, executive director of Golden Living, presented the check to John Shelton, director of Surry County Emergency Services, at a Surry County Emergency Services and Area Law Enforcement meeting on Dec. 15.
Attendance included all directors and leaders of Surry County extended care facilities, law enforcement and rescue squads.