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Volunteer firefighters tough to find in small communities

REGINA – The president of the Saskatchewan Volunteer Firefighters Association says some small communities are really struggling to recruit firefighters.

Doug Lapchuck says the situation is excellent in some places but in others it’s really bad. 79 more words

Canada

NOTICE: Caledon Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment information meetings coming up

Volunteer firemen make valuable contributions to our community. The Caledon Fire & Emergency Services is recruiting volunteer firemen for several of the Caledon stations, including Alton, Caledon East, Cheltenham, Inglewood, Palgrave, Mono Mills and Caledon Village. 24 more words

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Rural fire departments struggling to find volunteer firefighters

Watch above: rural fire departments struggle to find volunteers

SASKATOON – A shortage of volunteer firefighters is putting residents in our province at risk, according to the Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs. 324 more words

Canada

Volunteers Need Help To Fix Up Fire House

DELAWARE WATER GAP — Volunteer firefighters in Monroe County are fighting to keep their fire house running.

The Delaware Water Gap Fire Department has had its current fire house since the late 1960s, but since it was built not much has been updated. 386 more words

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Students Helping To Recruit Firefighters

Butler Township–Ask just about any fire chief and they will tell you they need more volunteers.

A group of students in Schuylkill County is trying to make that happen. 331 more words

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Our Pride is Showing

There’s the immense sense of pride and satisfaction that comes from giving back to your community by doing a vital job.

And maybe most important, the camaraderie, the feeling of family, the lasting relationships you’ll build belonging to a team that shares one overriding goal: to be of service to others in their time of greatest need.

Firefighters In Action

Critical Volunteer Issues: Finding Practical Solutions?

By:  Robert Avsec

Professional Disclaimer:  I do not profess to be a subject matter expert in the area of volunteer fire department operations.

There, now that we have that out of the way… 1,323 more words

Management Sciences