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  1. Firefighting News: Student Volunteers Fill Need for NY Department

    Online Articles

    Sun, 23 Dec 2012

    across Central New York too often struggle to find enough volunteers . Bischoff's solution is to tap into the rural Madison County ..... laugh. "That's a good problem to have." The student volunteers come from all academic backgrounds, including equine science

  2. Bladensburg Volunteers Demonstrate Appreciation to DC Firefighters

    Online Articles

    Wed, 29 Aug 2012

    burn survivors, and other interested volunteers from the community. All members of ..... Saturday, August 4, the Bladensburg Volunteers and Ladies Auxiliary held a “purse bingo ..... commented, "I commend the Bladensburg Volunteers for generating this significant donation

  3. NVFC Offers Thanks to Fire and Emergency Service Volunteers

    Online Articles

    Mon, 11 Apr 2011

    communities and keep the nation safe. Volunteers make up 71 percent of the fire service ..... the year. The NVFC says thank you to volunteers for all they do to strengthen our communities ..... appreciates the efforts of the Fire Corps volunteers who provide support to their local emergency

  4. Fire Service Industry News: CentreLearn Volunteers at Can-Am Police-Fire Games Inbox

    Online Articles

    Sat, 21 Jun 2014

    CentreLearn Solutions , LLC, a provider of online continuing education for EMS and Fire-Rescue personnel through its online training system, is a sponsor for the rapidly approaching 2014 York Can-Am Police-Fire Games .

  5. Fire Service Volunteers Needed for Kids Camp

    Online Articles

    Thu, 29 Mar 2012

    fire service to volunteer as a "Big Buddy" to a camper. Volunteers are required to have a background check and to attend one ..... cost for the background check will also be paid by the NFFF. Volunteers are required to complete a Volunteer Application on the Comfort

  6. New WA Bill Asks Volunteers to Pay to Serve

    Online Articles

    Wed, 28 Dec 2011

    this bill would make it difficult to recruit and retain young volunteers . " It's like telling them, 'You can put all of this time ..... Approximately 75 percent of 22,000 firefighters in Washington are volunteers , according to the report , and all would be subject to HB

  7. New WA Bill Asks Volunteers to Pay to Serve

    Online Articles

    Wed, 28 Dec 2011

    this bill would make it difficult to recruit and retain young volunteers . " It's like telling them, 'You can put all of this time ..... Approximately 75 percent of 22,000 firefighters in Washington are volunteers , according to the report , and all would be subject to HB

  8. SERVE Act Would Create 1000 Dollar Tax Credit for Volunteers

    Online Articles

    Mon, 16 Jul 2012

    number on record going back to 1986. Additionally, the average age of firefighters in communities served predominantly by volunteers has been increasing steadily. In communities with a population of 2,500 or less, 28.7 percent of firefighters were over

  9. Chesterfield County (VA) Volunteers At Live Burn

    Online Articles

    Thu, 28 Jun 2007

    Wright In August 2006, Chesterfield County (VA) Fire and EMS volunteers participated in a live burn at an acquired residential structure ..... Although Chesterfield is a combination department, only volunteers participated at this exercise, which was specifically intended

  10. Leading the Volunteers

    Online Articles

    Fri, 23 Apr 2010

    is truly an amazing thing,” said Grand Island (NY) Fire Company Director Michael Dallessandro during his “Leading the Volunteers ” class. The lecture focused on key behavioral patterns, both positive and negative, of past and present volunteer fire department