The Mississippi Forestry Commission offers several grant programs which are designed to help local Volunteer Fire Departments (VFDs) obtain equipment and supplies needed to fight wildland fires. Under these grant programs, the following services are available:

For more information on Rural Fire Assistance Programs, please contact:

Name Area Contact Information

Trenton "Keith" Beatty

     

Questions regarding Forest Protection Grant Programs

(listed above)

Rural Fire Assistance Coordinator
3139 Highway 468 West
Pearl, MS 39208
Office: (601) 420-6017
Fax: (601) 420-6003
Cell: (662) 251-6396
Email: kbeatty@mfc.state.ms.us

Johnny Keys FEPP/FFP Available Items (601) 517-5242
Patrick Parker Equipment Master Mechanic (769) 972-1979
Keith Parker Equipment Repair Supervisor (601) 927-1717

Martha Moore

Changes in Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) Contact Information

3139 Highway 468 West
Pearl, MS 39208
Office: (601) 420-6017
Fax: (601) 420-6003
Email: mmoore@mfc.state.ms.us