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NVFC Holds Train-the-Trainer Sessions for National Instructor Network

Jul 11, 2024: The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) recently hosted two train-the-trainer events for instructors who will teach about key issues in the fire service across the U.S. One session addressed...
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DripDrop and NVFC Partner for Fifth Year to Provide Fast Hydration to Volunteer Firefighters

Jul 8, 2024: Eligible responders can enter for a chance to receive two cases of DripDrop electrolyte drink mix for their volunteer fire department Summer brings outdoor adventures, water activities, and barbecues,...
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Legislative Victory! AFG and SAFER Reauthorization Passes

Jul 2, 2024: In a victory for the fire and emergency services, the Senate passed the Fire Grants and Safety Act (S. 870). This bill reauthorizes the Assistance for Firefighters Grant (AFG) and Staffing for...
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Take Action on OSHA’s Proposed Emergency Response Standard

Jul 2, 2024: The NVFC is encouraging all volunteer responders to submit a public comment to OSHA by the July 22 deadline to explain how the proposed Emergency Response Standard will impact their department and...
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Five Volunteer Fire Departments Receive $5,000 Thanks to Partnership Between Nutella® and the NVFC

Jul 2, 2024: $25,000 in grants and 100 pancake breakfast kits donated through the Nutella® “Stacks for Giving Back” program Volunteer first responders are there when their community needs them – whatever...
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Volunteer View: Revolutionizing Recruitment with ChatGPT

Jul 2, 2024: Artificial intelligence can be an asset for volunteer fire departments, offering a resource to help departments develop messaging and language to attract, inform, and motivate potential applicants....
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