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Kevin D. Quinn Appointed as NVFC Interim CEO During Transition Period

Apr 6, 2021: With the loss of the National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) longtime CEO Heather Schafer on March 15, the Executive Committee has appointed Kevin D. Quinn as interim CEO. Quinn has served on the...
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Enter to Win One of Nine Intelagard® Macaw CAFS Backpacks

Apr 6, 2021: The NVFC has teamed up with Intelagard and National Foam for a special giveaway program. Nine NVFC members will win a Macaw® compressed air foam system (CAFS) backpack for their department. Each...
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Get Ready for National Volunteer Week, April 18-24

Apr 6, 2021: National Volunteer Week is coming up on April 18-24, and this is a great time to both recognize the volunteers in your department and recruit new members. The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is...
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New Issue of CRACKYL Magazine Now Available

Apr 6, 2021: The inaugural issue of CRACKYL Magazine is now available. This firefighter lifestyle and wellness magazine features articles and information focused on issues that affect day-to-day happiness for...
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Virtual Fire Service Training: Increasing Attendance and Reducing Costs

Apr 6, 2021: By Kenn Fontenot Zoom, Zoom, Zoom. It almost sounds as if we are attending a NASCAR Sunday afternoon race. With COVID-19 safety measures restricting in-person meetings, office work, and training...
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Free for a Limited Time: Obesity in the Fire Service

Apr 6, 2021: Obesity is prevalent in the fire and emergency services. The NVFC partnered with the HOPE Health Research Institute to study obesity in the fire service and how it impacts our nation’s firefighters....
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