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  • New Recruitment Campaign
    New Recruitment Campaign

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  • Board Meeting
    Board Meeting

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  • CSU Scholarships
    CSU Scholarships

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  • Take Action
    Take Action

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  • Globe, DuPont, and NVFC Announce More Winners in 2015 Gear Giveaway

    Departments in ME, ID 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 w…

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  • NVFC Awarded Grant to Address First Responder Health and Safety

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) a $786,580 Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) grant to conduct a series of health and safety initia…

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  • Get Started on Your FY 2015 AFG Application with the NVFC’s Help

    The Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) are a critical source of funding for fire and EMS departments to obtain needed gear, vehicles, and training. However, the application process can seem daunt…

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  • NVFC and U.S. Forest Service Continue Partnership to Increase Community Preparedness in the Wildland-Urban Interface

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has received a two-year grant from the U.S. Forest Service to continue the Wildland Fire Assessment Program (WFAP), a groundbreaking program that provides fi…

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  • How Do I Clean My Protective Coat and Trouser?

    By Pat Freeman, Technical Services Manager, Globe Manufacturing Company, LLC   Photo courtesy of Globe Protective gear is a critical…

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