(WTNH) — A big donation from the New Haven firefighter who was badly injured in the fire that killed firefighter Ricardo Torres.
Lieutenant Samod Rankins is donating $50,000 toward city residents interested in obtaining their EMT certification to pursue a firefighting career. Rankins is naming the scholarships after Torres. Applications will become available on August 1.
You must live in New Haven, be at least 18 years old,and have a high school diploma or GED.