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Upcoming Events

Kentucky Firefighter’s Association Conference

August 3

NVFC providing keynote address.

Fire-Rescue International

August 9

Visit NVFC booth #3243.

Firehouse Expo

October 8

Visit NVFC booth #318.

NVFC Fall Meeting

October 23

The NVFC is holding its fall meeting in Augusta, GA.

Recent News

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Jack Daniel Distillery Hosts Concert Event for Volunteer Firefighters

Jul 7, 2019

National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) partner Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire hosted a special appreciation event for volunteer firefighters at the Jack Daniel Distillery in Lynchburg, TN, on June 30, featuring a performance by country music star Chase Rice. Close to 50 volunteer firefighters and their guests were flown in from across the country... Read More ...

What is Your Agency’s Return on Investment?

Jul 7, 2019

By Robert Butcher Every business strives to quantify their return on investment. While most look at this from a dollars and cents perspective, the fire and emergency medical services measure it in a different way. We all know we are the only business that shines on people’s worst day. We show up to buildings on fire, cars destroyed by accidents,... Read More ...

Free Course: FC-302: Providing Rehab

Jul 7, 2019

Rehab is a critical part of incident response, as firefighters endure intense physical strain while fighting fires. The NVFC is offering the course FC-302: Providing Rehab FREE for a limited time. This course offers insight of the proper rest, re-hydration, nourishment, and medical evaluation responders need. The class also provides knowledge of... Read More ...

FY 2020 Appropriations Legislation Moving Forward in the House of Representatives

Jul 7, 2019

Legislation funding all federal agencies through FY 2020 has advanced at least through the House Committee on Appropriations. The following is the status of the various bills funding programs that the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has identified as priorities. H.R. 2740, which funds the Department of Health and Human Services, among other... Read More ...

Apply for a Scholarship to Columbia Southern University

Jul 7, 2019

For the 11th year, Columbia Southern University is offering scholarships to two NVFC members towards any of CSU’s online degree programs. The application period is open through August 31. CSU is a premier online university for distance learning, offering a wide range of accredited degree programs, open enrollment, and a flexible schedule... Read More ...

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