Prince George's County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association


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PGCVFRA PIO, November 30

For several years the Member Departments of the PGCVFRA have participated in the Prince Georges County Toys for Tots program by donating bicycles, tricycles, and helmets. Once again in 2017 we want to challenge all companies to take part in making the holidays happier for young citizens in our community. This project has made us the top provider of bikes and trikes in Prince Georges County. The annual ... (Full Story & Photos)

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New Engine For Clinton Volunteer Fire Department

PGCVFRA PIO, November 25

The Clinton Volunteer Fire Department Co.25 recently placed an order for a new Engine. The new Pierce Enforcer will be Detroit Diesel powered, equipped with a 2000 GPM pump, and carry 500 gallons of water. Thanks to the Officers and Members of Company 25 for bringing another new Volunteer owned Engine to serve the citizens of Prince Georges County.... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, November 25

The December meeting of the Prince Georges County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association will be hosted by the West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department at Station 48 on Wednesday December 13th at 7:30pm. The station is located at 8501 Good Luck Road in Lanham. As always, all Volunteer Fire and EMS members are welcome and encouraged to attend.
The Annual PGCVFRA Toys for Tots Bicycle Challenge ... (Full Story & Photos)

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November Meeting @ Co. 29

PGCVFRA PIO, November 05

The November monthly meeting of the PGCVFRA will be hosted by the Morningside Volunteer Fire Department on Wednesday the 8th at Silver Hill VFD Station 29. Remember that each member of every Volunteer Company in Prince Georges County is a member of the Association, and all are always welcome to attend. The meeting begins at 7:30pm, with dinner served prior to the meeting.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Recruitment Grant Information Session Sunday 10/15

PGCVFRA PIO, October 08

Reminder: Information Session for County Volunteer SAFER Grant

Who: All Volunteer Recruitment and Retention/Membership Committee Members, Company Officers, Fire Commission, and Association members

When: Sunday, October 15, 2017 11am -2pm

Where: Fire Services Building, Large Meeting Room

What: To go over the details of the new SAFER grant that was recently ... (Full Story)


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Your Community Needs You

PGCVFRA PIO, October 08

You can help protect your community by being a Volunteer Firefighter in Prince Georges County. Volunteer Departments throughout the county are actively looking for men and women willing to dedicate their time to train and respond to emergency calls. We offer free training at the Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute, all Personal Protective Gear is provides.plus other benefits. Start by visiting the websites ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, October 07

Congratulations to the Officers and Members of the Glenn Dale Volunteer Fire Association on the Delivery of their new Pierce Rescue Engine.We hope it serves them and the citizens of Prince Georges County well. Volunteer owned apparatus saves the taxpayers of our county millions of dollars each year.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Yvorra Leadership Awards & Scholarships Available

PGCVFRA PIO, October 02

The Yvorra Leadership Development Foundatios is currently accepting applications for its 2017 Leadership Awards and Scholarships. The deadline for applications is October 30th,2017 and awards will be announced prior to January 1st, 2018. For more information and applications, please visit www.yld.org... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, October 01

The members of the Morningside Volunteer Fire Department have been hard at work specing a Ladder Truck to add to their fleet. Pierce will be building the Arrow XT Tractor Drawn Arial. This Tiller Truck should be a great addition to their 100% Volunteer owned and staffed response fleet.

Photo Via Atlantic Emergency Solutions Inc.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Bowie VFD Adds Volunteer Owned Ambulance @ Co.39

PGCVFRA PIO, August 12

Congratulations to the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department on placing a new Volunteer owned Ambulance in service this evening. The new Ford F 550 4 wheel drive unit features a Horton patient care module that was designed to best meet the needs of our community. The unit is designated as Ambulance 839, and will respond from Station 39. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, July 15

We have recently received several questions regarding opportunities in the fire service for young men and women under the age of 18 that do not live in school districts with PGFD Cadet Programs.....

Most of our member Volunteer Fire Departments accept young men and women at 16 years of age as Junior Members. Junior Members can work to complete their training as Firefighters and Emergency Medical ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Volunteers in the Community

PGCVFRA PIO, July 15

Thanks to all that came out this morning for the first Pathway to the Future Community Day to introduce High School students to Volunteer opportunities in their neighborhood. The PGCVFRA was represented by Capitol Heights VFD, Ritchie VFD, Ladies Auxiliary Canteen, Fire Commissioners, PGCVFRA Officers, and our Volunteer Recruiter. The goal is to grow these community outreach programs throughout ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, July 11

The Officers and Members of the PGCVFRA were honored to hold a Breakfast Meet and Greet with the Prince Georges County Council and their staff this morning.

The event was a great opportunity for Volunteer leadership from around the county to discuss the future growth and progress of the Volunteer Fire and EMS service. The Council Members and Staff were encouraged to hear updates on Volunteer Recruitment ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Brentwood Volunteers to Host 95th PGCVFRA Convention

PGCVFRA PIO, July 05

Save the dates September 16th through the 23rd to participate in the 95th Annual Prince Georges County Volunteer and Rescue Association Convention. The Brentwood Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting this year and plans are well underway. The schedule is being finalized and will be released soon. Please plan to come out and participate in all of the events and celebrate all of your hard work as ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, June 30

Congratulations and Thank You to the Officers and Members of the College Park Volunteer Fire Department For bring a new Volunteer owned Ladder Truck to serve the citizens of Prince Georges County. The CPVFD Company 12 recently upheld a long standing tradition by holding a Truck Housing Ceremony to introduce their new Pierce Ladder Truck to the community. The event included a blessing by PGCVFRA Chaplain ... (Full Story & Photos)

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