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  • Join the NVFC Today!
    Join the NVFC Today!

    You strive to be the best firefighter or EMT you can be, and the NVFC is here to help. Join today to access great NVFC member benefits! Learn more.

  • 2014 NVFC Annual Report
    2014 NVFC Annual Report

    This easy-to-view infographic highlights all of the ways the NVFC was working for you in 2014. View the Annual Report now.

  • NVFC Award Nomination Period Now Open!
    NVFC Award Nomination Period Now Open!

    Recognize achievement by making your nominations for the NVFC's Lifetime Achievement Award, Fire Prevention and Education Award, Junior Firefighter of the Year, and Junior Firefighter Program of the Year. Learn more.

  • Spring Board Meeting
    Spring Board Meeting

    The 2015 NVFC Spring Meeting will takes place April 17-18 in Alexandria, VA. Learn more and register.

  • 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.

  • NVFC’s National Recruitment and Retention Campaign Wraps Up Research Phase

    Last year, the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) was awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to develop and i…

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  • House Passes FY 2015 Homeland Security Funding Bill

    On January 14 the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 240, the FY 2015 Homeland Security Appropriations Act. The bill includes $340 million each for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) an…

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  • House Unanimously Passes Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act

    On January 12, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed H.R. 33, the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act, by a vote of 401-0. The bill would clarify in statute t…

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  • Volunteer Recruitment and Retention Legislation Introduced in Congress

    On January 14, U.S. Representatives David B. McKinley (R-WV) and Dave Loebsack (D-IA) introduced bipartisan legislation, the Volunteer Emergency Responder Tax Deduction Act (HR 343), to bolster recrui…

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  • FEMA Announces SAFER and FP&S Application Periods

    FEMA has announced the next SAFER grant application period is scheduled to be open February 9-March 6 and the next FP&S grant application period is scheduled for March 16-April 17. Make sure your depa…

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