Meet your volunteer firefighters

What do volunteer firefighters do?

check City and Rural Roads – Over 95% of volunteer firefighters protect smaller rural towns across the country.

check Structure Fires – There were over 1.3 million building structure fires in 2015.

check Rural Fires – Volunteer firefighters work the majority of fires in woodlands, wildlands, and other hard to reach areas.

check Oil Well Fires – These brave volunteers also respond to oil well fires that burn so hot that dashboards can melt in in cars 500 feet away from the flame.

check Storm Rescue – After big storms, volunteer firefighters are always ready to assist tornado and flood victims.

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Firefighters are volunteers

 

What do volunteer firefighters need?

Flashlights

Stretchers

Structure Fire Uniforms

Wild Land Fire Uniforms

Chemical and Hazardous Fire Uniforms

Computers

Washer & Dryer

Training

Bottled Waters

Fuel

Eye Protection

Fire Engines

Vehicles Maintenance

Wifi

Foam

Maintenance

Hoses

Firefighting Tools

Sun Screen

Fire House Maintenance

Respiratory Protection

Paging System

Helmets

Heat Sensing Cameras

Fire House Supplies

Brush Trucks

Water Tankers