E. HEMPFIELD TWP., Pa. – They’re some of the toughest women you’ll meet, balancing a family, a day job, and a volunteer experience that can often feel like a second job. 442 more words
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) — Around Pennsylvania when an emergency happens and someone’s life or home is on the line, there are about 50,000 volunteer firefighters who are typically the first to respond. 275 more words
“Do you just walk by? Or do you stop to help?” Image from The Mesh Warrior Foundation
Nearly every country in the world has a Good Samaritan policy: the civic duty to help someone in need – whether it be an injured hiker, a lost child, or several injured persons at the scene of a car accident. 1,022 more words
LANCASTER, Pa. – You may be hearing a louder call from Lancaster County fire departments looking for volunteer firefighters.
The Lancaster County Fire Chiefs Association won a grant of around $375,000 from FEMA to launch a marketing campaign with the goal of attracting more than 200 new volunteer firefighters over the next three years. 293 more words
B.C. volunteer firefighters and search-and-rescue crews could soon get a tax break from the province.
The Liberal government announced Saturday that its pre-election budget includes a tax credit for thousands of volunteers across B.C. 71 more words