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PGCVFRA PIO, October 11

Congratulations and thank you to the Officers and Members of Berwyn Hgts. Volunteer Fire Department for their hard work bringing a new Volunteer owned Heavy escue Squad to Prince George's County. The new Rescue Squad 14 is under construction at the E One plant now. We look forward to seeing the project completed and responding to calls soon.

Photos via Patriot Fire.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Virtual October Monthly Meeting Wednesday 10/14

PGCVFRA PIO, October 11

The October monthly meeting of the Prince Georges County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association is scheduled for Wednesday October 14th @ 7:30pm. This will be a virtual meeting as we continue to follow Prince Georges County safety guidelines for COVID19. The Chiefs and Presidents of each Department received an invite via email. Please reach out to your Deprtment leadership for information on how to join ... (Full Story)


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PGCVFRA PIO, October 10

The Silver Hill Volunteer Fire Department has a new E ONE Typhoon 1500gpm Pumper under construction. We appreciate the hard work of their Officers and Members bringing a new Volunteer Owned Engine toserve the citizens of Prince George's County.

Photos via Patriot Fire... (Full Story & Photos)

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Give Back as a Volunteer EMT

PGCVFRA PIO, September 27

Are you looking for an opportunity to give back?

Our member Volunteer Fire Departments are always welcoming people who are willing to give back to their community as a Volunteer Emergency Medical Technician. A large percentage of our calls for help are medical related. If you have the passion to care for your sick and injured neighbors we want to meet you.

No prior experience is needed, we will ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, September 26

We would like to congratulate and welcome our newly installed President and Vice Presidents for 2020-2021. We look forward to working with you to build the future of Volunteer Fire and Rescue service in Prince George's County.

Best wishes for a successful term to....
President Vic Whipple (Laurel VFD Co.10)
1st Vice President Jeramie Jordan (Branchville VFD Co.11)
2nd Vice President Eugene Jones ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA&LA Joint Installation of Officers Friday 9/18 @ 7:30pm

PGCVFRA PIO, September 17

Plan to join us Friday September 18th @ 7:30pm for our virtual 2020 PGCVFRA&LA Joint Installation of Officers Program. We will have guest speakers, followed by our 2020/2021 Officers being sworn in by the Honorable Craig Moe who is the Mayor of Laurel and Past President of the Prince Georges County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association. The event will be presented on LaurelTV.org and Laurel TV YouTube. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, September 12

The Prince George's County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association and the Ladies Auxiliary to the Prince George's County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association in Conjunction with our Convention Host, the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department Number One, and the City of Laurel have prepared and video recorded this year's Annual Joint Memorial Service.

Please set aside time in your schedule to watch the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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2020 Founder's Circle Memorial Cancelled

PGCVFRA PIO, July 18

Due to the continued limitations of COVID 19, the difficult decision has been made to cancel the Annual Founder's Day Memorial Service for September 2020. The service planning for this event is unable to be done without knowledge of what the limitation will be at the time of the service. All Departments which were eligible to nominate a member for recognition in 2020 will be eligile for the 2021 Memorial.

More ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, June 28

Congratulations to....

PGCVFRA Past President and Chillum-Adelphi Volunteer Fire Department Life Member Chuck Walker on his election to the office of President of the Maryland State Fire Association. We look forward to a great year for your leadership team.

The Glenn Dale Volunteer Fire Association Past President Lee Lutz on his appointment as Chair of the Maryland State Fire Association Executive ... (Full Story & Photos)

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You Are Not Alone

PGCVFRA PIO, April 26

A reminder from the PGCVFRA Peer Response Team....

As volunteers serving the citizens of Prince George’s county, we suit up, run the calls and return to the station with our volunteer family. Each of these calls may be routine or it could be a bad wreck, a near miss or a call with hurt kids that we just cannot forget. It can ratchet up our stress and anxiety. Add to these events a new virus that ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, April 18

We are thankful for the support of our Member Volunteer Fire & EMS Departments by the citizens and businesses they protect. The efforts from the community to donate masks, hand sanitizers, and food for our Volunteers means a lot in these difficult times. The teamwork between Volunteer and Career crews from the whole area makes providing all services possible.

We all look forward the the time when ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Thank You Volunteers

PGCVFRA PIO, April 17

The Prince George's County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association would like to thank all of our Fire and EMS Volunteers out on the street responding to the citizen's calls during the COVID-19 outbreak. Our members are taking the extra steps to stay healthy and still serve the citizens of Prince George's County the best possible. The drive to perform under pressure to maintain and staff units has been ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, April 11

The Officers of the Prince George's County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association are saddened to report the passing of PGCVFRA Chaplain Emeritus Jim Neal. We offer our sincere condolences the the Neal Family as well as the Officers and Members of Kentland Volunteer Fire Department. Jim served as and active part of the PGCVFRA Chaplain Corp for many years supporting our Fire & EMS Volunteers in their ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Volunteer Peer Response Team

PGCVFRA PIO, March 29

The Prince Georges County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association is proud to provide our Volunteers the peer support they need to manage the stress of responding to our citizens needs. Nationaly we loose too many 1st Responders to mental strain and suicide each year.

After many hours a work, planning, and training our Volunteer Peer Support group is ready to serve those who protect our community. They ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PGCVFRA PIO, March 27

We continue to support the instructions provided by the CDC and State of Maryland regarding social distancing and large gatherings. At this time we continue to place fundraising events, large meetings, and gatherings on hold until further notice. All available 1st Responders are working to serve the citizens the best possible and limiting in station exposure is a key part of that goal.

We look forward ... (Full Story & Photos)

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