MARIPOSA--The Cal Fire Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit said the 2011 Senior Firewood Program is underway.
The senior wood project is designed to assist low-income senior citizens in Mariposa County obtain firewood for the winter. An application process has been established to determine eligibility for the firewood. If you are interested in obtaining an application, contact Terri Haworth, director of the Department of Community Services at (209) 966-5315.
The project needs volunteers to help deliver the firewood. Please contact Haworth if you are interested.
The program is made possible through the partnership of Cal Fire, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Mt. Bullion Conservation Camp and the county Of Mariposa Department of Community Services.