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Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly to Address NVFC Board of Directors

Mar 28, 2017: The Honorable John Kelly, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, has accepted an invitation from National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) Chair Kevin D. Quinn to provide the keynote...
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NVFC Announces 2017 Fire Service Achievement Award Winners

Mar 21, 2017: The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is pleased to announce the winners of its three national fire service achievement awards. The recipients of this year’s Lifetime Achievement, Fire...
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Hey Firefighter… Cancer is Real… Believe Me!

Mar 21, 2017: By Past Chief Brian F. McQueen There are two young volunteer firefighters who have become great friends through the fire service; they enjoy the friendships and elation of helping others on their...
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Free Course: Disease Management for a Stronger, Longer Life

Mar 21, 2017: Diabetes Alert Day is March 28, and it is a great reminder that firefighters have a high risk for many conditions including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, and others. The NVFC is making...
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Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act Introduced in Congress

Mar 21, 2017: On March 9, 2017, Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Tom Carper (D-DE) introduced the Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act (S. 602). Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY) and Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced identical...
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Get New Recruits and Enter for a Chance to Win!

Mar 21, 2017: The NVFC wants to help volunteer and combination departments get new recruits through the Make Me A Firefighter campaign. The campaign allows departments to post their volunteer opportunities to a...
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