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NVFC Seeks Communications Coordinator

Aug 17, 2022: The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is the premier nonprofit association serving the volunteer fire, emergency, and rescue services for more than 45 years. The NVFC seeks a highly motivated,...
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Volunteer Fire Departments Can Enter to Win Free Get-A-Grip Gloves

Aug 9, 2022: PH&S Products and the NVFC have teamed up to provide 100 volunteer fire departments with Get-A-Grip Gloves through the “Glove On! Giveaway.” GET-A-GRIP Gloves provide high performance and...
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CHEMTREC® Offering a Total of $30,000 in HELP Award Grants for 2022

Aug 9, 2022: Three eligible volunteer fire departments will each receive $10,000 to enhance hazmat response readiness CHEMTREC® and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) annually team up to provide volunteer...
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Feedback Needed! Take the Volunteer Emergency Services Inflation Impact Survey

Aug 9, 2022: The NVFC is trying to gauge the impact that inflation and high gas prices are having on the nation’s fire and EMS departments. Please take a few minutes to fill out a survey to let us know if your...
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What’s Your View?

Aug 9, 2022: How do new recruits view your fire department? The way your department members treat each other and new recruits can have a big impact on volunteer retention. This article by NVFC member Chief John...
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Free for a Limited Time: Volunteer Recruitment for the Emergency Services

Aug 9, 2022: Many fire and EMS departments across the nation are struggling to find new volunteer members. This course discusses the challenges of recruiting volunteers, presents valuable research collected as...
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