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FEMA Unveils National Strategy to Strengthen Youth Preparedness

October 22, 2014 - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced a new strategy to educate young people about disaster prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery. The National...

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NVFC Releases Junior Firefighter Program Liability and Safety Webinar

October 22, 2014 - Thousands of fire departments nationwide have junior firefighter programs, which allow teens to serve their community while learning about the fire service. These programs serve...

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Update Your Junior Program Information for the New School Year

August 27, 2014 - The new school year is about to start, making it a great time to update your individual and program information in the National Junior Firefighter...

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Make Plans Now for Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 5-11

August 27, 2014 - Fire Prevention Week is coming up on October 5-11, and now is the time to start planning your activities. Make sure your junior firefighter program...

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ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program

August 27, 2014 - You are already dedicating your life to helping those in need. Why not do something to help yourself? The Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Medical...

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Apply for a Scholarship to Columbia Southern University

August 27, 2014 - Columbia Southern University (CSU) has partnered with the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to offer two scholarships to NVFC members. Each scholarship covers 100% of...

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Looking for Funding? Check out the National Junior Firefighter Program’s Sponsorship Toolkit

August 27, 2014 - Starting, maintaining, and growing a junior firefighter program in your department can seem like a challenge – especially securing the funding, grants, and sponsors to...

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Tyco and Spartan Motors Renew Their Support for National Junior Firefighter Program

August 27, 2014 - Sponsorships provide Academies, awards, incentive rewards, and more Two long-time National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) partners have renewed their support of the NVFC’s National Junior...

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Finding Funding

August 13, 2014 - Starting, maintaining, and growing a program in your department can seem like a challenge – especially securing the funding, grants, and sponsors to make it...

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Get Ready for Safety and Health Week

April 24, 2014 - Junior firefighter programs give youth the opportunity to learn about the fire service in a safe environment. Each year, you train the new recruits to...

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