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  • New Recruitment Campaign
    New Recruitment Campaign

    The NVFC's Make Me A Firefighter campaign department portal is your one-stop shop for recruiting qualified folks looking to serve your community. Sign up at portal.nvfc.org to post your volunteer needs today! Learn more.

  • Board Meeting
    Board Meeting

    The 2015 NVFC Fall Meeting will takes place October 21-23 in Concord, NC. Learn more and register.

  • 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.

  • Take Action
    Take Action

    Use the NVFC's Capwiz advocacy tool to communicate with Congress on important issues impacting the fire and emergency services. Take action now!

  • 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.

  • First Three Department Winners Named in 2015 Gear Giveaway

    Departments in NJ, UT, and ON will each receive 4 sets of new Globe gear For the fourth year, Globe, DuPont Protection Technologies (DuPont), and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have…

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  • 2015 NVFC-Columbia Southern University Scholarships Application Period Now Open

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) and Columbia Southern University (CSU) have partnered for the seventh year to offer two scholarships to NVFC members to help them achieve their educational g…

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  • Message to NVFC Members from Chairman Quinn

    Dear NVFC Members: I am very proud to be an American Firefighter, and especially proud to be serving my country and my community as a Volunteer Firefighter. I am deeply honored to be writing thi…

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  • Volunteer R&R Tax Exemption Bill Reduces Risk of IRS Audits, Fines

    The Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act (VRIPA) exempts all property tax benefits and up to $600 per year of any other type of benefit that a volunteer emergency responder receives as a rewar…

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  • Get Ready for National Preparedness Month in September

    The theme of the 2015 National Preparedness Month is “Don’t wait. Communicate. Make your emergency plan today.” The Ready campaign has released resources and logos to help you support this theme and m…

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