EIS served 30 firefighters from Hanover Fire Protection District, Fountain Fire Department, Fort Carson Fire, and Stratmoor Hills Fire. EIS safely served hot and cold drinks, burritos, and snacks. Our response was delayed 20 minutes by a complete closure of Interstate 25 but we accomplished the mission as always! This was a rural location via rough dirt roads. Weather included a rain deluge with periods of zero visibility delaying departure from scene. EIS received many thanks from the Hanover Fire Chief and all responders involved, with much love right back at you.
Today we served the Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District, Donald Wescott Fire Department, Black Forest Fire, and Colorado Springs Fire Department on a structure fire. Over 50 firefighters responded. EIS provided hot food, snacks, and cool drinks to keep our responders going. We’re always looking for volunteers to make a difference in our community!
Emergency Incident Support was proud to provide hot meals to vaccination staff at the COVID outreach clinic for 11 days since April 23. EIS is scheduled for 11 more days.. Twenty four EIS volunteers dedicated 379 hours providing 800 hearty meals to public health workers, volunteers, fire and EMT’s at the Fountain clinic location.
Mary (center in blue) is the definition of mission ready and one of three 2021 El Paso County Public Health Champions. 27 EIS volunteers ran 20 mission days supporting El Paso County Public Health vaccination clinics. On top of running all 20 days with EIS, Mary was giving vaccinations on the days between. Mary is Read More…