This year, the Covid-19 epidemic bans all unnecessary contact.
In order to disseminate, despite everything, their calendars, the rescuers compete for initiatives.
At the Lucé rescue center, a solution was found, as Captain David Cœur-Joly explains: “We suggest making donations on a secure site. [payassociation.fr//donamicalespluce/don], connected to our bank. For the more informed, there is a flashcode that you can scan with your mobile phone. “
Warrant Officer Bruno Ramos emphasizes: “An explanatory coupon is stapled to the calendars, which will then be distributed to mailboxes. “
The bakers come to the support of the firefighters
Those who wish have until March 1 to make this donation. According to Commander Philippe Prévotat, the calendar tour is an essential source in the life of the Amicale des pompiers: “Dematerialized donations make it possible to finance aid for firefighters in difficulty and to invest in equipment. “
Traders help firefighters
Solidarity with entrepreneurs
Rescuers began their distribution of calendars in mailboxes, Thursday, December 17, 2020. In solidarity, the advertising inserts of companies have not been invoiced this year.
Dreux firefighters sell their calendar by mail order
“We are in solidarity with their difficulties. There was no question of soliciting sponsorship, ”said Warrant Officer Bruno Ramos. The Lucé firefighters’ calendar consists of photos from training sessions and the photo library of rescuers.
An online prize pool for the Chartres firefighters
Chartres firefighters also favor donations by contactless payment, via a flashcode, to their online fund (www.helloasso.com/associations/amicale-sapeurs-pompiers-de-chartres/formulaires/1) or by post (2-4 rue Louis-Blériot 28300 Champhol).
The firefighters have decorated their calendars this year with photos, games and coloring.