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  • 2014 Fall Board Meeting
    2014 Fall Board Meeting

    The NVFC Fall Meeting will be held in Lafayette, LA, on September 17-19. Learn more and register.

  • CSU Scholarships
    CSU Scholarships

    NVFC members can apply for one of two scholarships to Columbia Southern University. Learn more and apply.

  • Guide for Families of Volunteer Firefighters
    Guide for Families of Volunteer Firefighters

    A new guide from the NVFC helps families navigate the volunteer fire service life and provides guidance for keeping family relationships strong. Learn more and access the guide.

  • Share the Load
    Share the Load

    Behavioral health is just as critical as physical health and safety. The NVFC has launched the Share the Load behavioral health campaign. Access resources, including the Fire/EMS Helpline at www.nvfc.org/help.

  • Resources for Wildland Fire Preparedness
    Resources for Wildland Fire Preparedness

    The Wildland Fire Assessment Program provides resources, tools, and training to help firefighters conduct structural assessments in the WUI and prepare their communities for the next wildfire. Access resources.

  • Register for FREE Wildland Fire Assessment Program Training – September 20 in Lafayette, LA

    Register today to participate in the Wildland Fire Assessment Program FREE training that’s taking place in conjunction with the National Volunteer Fire Council’s annual fall meeting. This is an open t…

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  • Globe, DuPont, and NVFC Announce More Winners in 2014 Gear Giveaway

    Departments in OR, CO are awarded 4 sets of new Globe gear Globe, DuPont Protection Technologies (DuPont), and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have announced the second round of winne…

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  • Is Your Community Prepared for a Wildfire? Find Out How Your Department can Help

    Nearly 68,000 wildfires burned over 9.3 million acres in 2012, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. With more homes being built in the wildland-urban interface (WUI) every year, it is critical t…

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  • Join America’s PrepareAthon! to Help Your Community Prepare for Disasters

    Disaster preparedness campaign turns awareness into action As extreme weather events, wildfires, and other disasters continue to strike our nation, we are reminded that preparedness should be a…

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  • Chris Barron Named Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year

    Chris Barron has been named Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year by the International Association of Fire Chiefs and Pierce Manufacturing. Barron is chief of Manchaca Fire/Rescue, Executive Director of th…

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