Devon Donates Grant Money to Hinton FD

Local fire and sheriff’s departments were invited to Devon Energy’s emergency responder luncheon on Tuesday. The company gave each attending agency a $2,000 grant and discussed techniques to keep them safe in the oil fields.

“Devon’s donation will positively impact our community,” said Hinton Fire Chief Toby Brookshire. “Our volunteer fire department will be able to purchase supplies and equipment we otherwise would not be able to afford.” Tangi Smith, community relations specialist at Devon, said the company’s giving program in western Oklahoma focuses on supporting public safety, community development and science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education.


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