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NFPA Announces 2015 Firewise Calendar Art and Photo Contest

April 24, 2014 - Calendar theme aimed at youth and wildfire safety The National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) Firewise Communities Program has announced its 2015 Firewise Calendar art/photo contest...

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PrepareAthon! National Day of Action April 30

April 24, 2014 - The White House, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Weather Channel, and other national and regional organizations have announced the first PrepareAthon! national day of action....

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Time to Spring Forward – and Check Smoke Alarm Batteries

February 26, 2014 - Daylight Savings Time begins March 9, and as communities prepare to “spring ahead” one hour, junior firefighters can work with their department to use this...

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Plan Now for National Volunteer Week, April 6-12

February 26, 2014 - National Volunteer Week is a just over a month away and provides a great opportunity to show your junior firefighters how much they mean to...

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Register Now for the Training the Next Generation Workshop on Long Island

February 26, 2014 - The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) recently developed a four-hour workshop for junior firefighter program advisors and other department leadership. The Training the Next Generation...

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Junior Firefighter Success Story: Ashley Wilson

February 26, 2014 - The National Junior Firefighter Program has offered a variety of resources, tools, and initiatives for junior firefighters and their departments in the six years since...

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Training the Next Generation Course and Resources Now Available Online

February 26, 2014 - The National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) Training the Next Generation Workshop, a four-part advisor training developed through a Fire Prevention and Safety grant, is now...

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Junior Firefighters Nationwide Log Over 200,000 Volunteer Hours

February 26, 2014 - The National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) National Junior Firefighter Program has reached another milestone! Junior firefighters have now logged over 200,000 volunteer hours through the...

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NVFC Offers Free Training for Junior Firefighter Program Advisors

December 18, 2013 - The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has developed a four-hour workshop for junior firefighter program advisors and other department leadership. The Training the Next Generation...

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NVFC Presents Day of Junior Firefighter Training at Scott Safety

December 18, 2013 - The National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) National Junior Firefighter Program, in partnership with Scott Safety and Tyco, presented the National Junior Firefighter Academy on November...

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