Cherokee County Fire
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Safe Kids Cherokee County Receives New Van

December 6, 2017

Safe Kids Cherokee County recently received a new van to assist the organization with their many safe related events.

According to Captain Chad Arp, Lead Advisor for Safe Kids Cherokee County, “Funding for the new van was provided by Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services, Lead Agency for Safe Kids Cherokee, and Northside Cherokee Hospital, a proud program community sponsor.”

Safe Kids Cherokee County is a local coalition through Safe Kids Worldwide, a global organization dedicated to preventing injuries in children, the number one killer of kids in the United States. Around the world, a child dies from an unintentional injury every 30 seconds. And millions of children are injured in ways that can affect them for a lifetime. Safe Kids Cherokee County is dedicated to preventing those types of preventable injuries to its citizens.

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:    Captain Chad Arp, Lead Advisor for Safe Kids Cherokee County, stands in front of the new van with Cherokee County Fire Marshal, Barry Gibson.
: Captain Chad Arp, Lead Advisor for Safe Kids Cherokee County, stands in front of the new van with Cherokee County Fire Marshal, Barry Gibson. (click image for slideshow)
The Safe Kids trailer is now hooked-up to the new Safe Kids van!
The Safe Kids trailer is now hooked-up to the new Safe Kids van!