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Three More Recipients Announced in the Intelagard Macaw® CAFS Backpack Giveaway

Jul 13, 2021: The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), Intelagard, and National Foam have united to support the volunteer fire service by awarding nine NVFC members with a Macaw® Backpack compressed air foam...
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Apply for a CHEMTREC® HELP Award to Support Hazmat Incident Preparedness

Jul 13, 2021: Applications are being accepted for the CHEMTREC® HELP (Hazmat Emergencies Local Preparedness) Award. In honor of CHEMTREC’s 50th anniversary, five U.S. volunteer fire departments that are NVFC...
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CSU Offering Scholarships to NVFC Members

Jul 13, 2021: How does a free education sound? Columbia Southern University (CSU) is offering NVFC members the chance to receive a scholarship that covers up to 60 credit hours towards any one of their online...
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Facebook Live: Volunteer Retention in the Fire and Emergency Services

Jul 13, 2021: Volunteer recruitment gets a lot of attention, but retaining members is just as important for a successful fire department. After all, why go through the hassle of convincing someone to join your...
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You’re in Charge of Driver Training… Now What?

Jul 13, 2021: By Chris Daly Congratulations! You have just been put in charge of driver training for your entire fire department. No worries, it’s not like fire apparatus crashes are one of the greatest...
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Free for a Limited Time: Grant Writing for the Fire & Emergency Services

Jul 13, 2021: This course provides tips and best practices for how to write a successful grant narrative to secure funding for your fire or EMS department. Participants will also be introduced to a variety of...
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