Recent News

See All

Save the Date for the 2023 NVFC Regional Wildland Symposium

Sep 20, 2022: Call for papers now open for March conference The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is pleased to announce that the inaugural NVFC Regional Wildland Symposium will take place March 17-18, 2023,...
Read More »

AFG and SAFER Reauthorization Introduced in Senate

Sep 20, 2022: On September 19, legislation reauthorizing the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG), Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant, and U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) through FY...
Read More »

Last Call: Submit Your Presentation Proposal for the NVFC Training Summit by September 30

Sep 20, 2022: If you have a presentation you would like to deliver to the volunteer fire service community at the NVFC’s 2023 Training Summit, the deadline to submit your proposal is September 30. The Training...
Read More »

NVFC Holds Recruitment & Retention Experience in Mesa, AZ

Sep 20, 2022: The National Volunteer Fire Council held its second Recruitment & Retention Experience on September 16-17 in Mesa, AZ. This signature conference featured sessions, panel discussions, keynote...
Read More »

MSA and DuPont’s 2022 Globe Gear Giveaway Provides Volunteer Fire Companies in MD and VT with New Turnouts and Helmets

Sep 20, 2022: A total of 13 departments will each receive four new sets of gear and helmets through the 2022 program Proper personal protective equipment (PPE) is essential to the health and safety of first...
Read More »

New Survey Finds Volunteer Fire Departments Have Been Adversely Impacted by Inflation

Sep 20, 2022: In August, the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) conducted a survey to determine the impact that high gas prices and inflation are having on local volunteer emergency service organizations. In...
Read More »


NVFC Supporters