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- NVFC Asks Congress to Provide $405M Each to FIRE, SAFER Grants. Roberts, Mary Rose // Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;3/29/2012, p2
The article discusses efforts done by the U.S. National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC). The Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant are programs worth 405 million U.S. dollars proposed by the NVFC to the U.S. Senate and...
- NVFC calls for donations to rebuild Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;2/14/2013, p9
The article reports that the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has appealed to individuals and organizations to help volunteer firefighters whose homes and property were devastated by Superstorm Sandy by making a contribution to the NVFC's Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund.
- MSFCA/MSFDA NVFC Director Update. // Minnesota Fire Chief;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p14
This section offers news briefs on the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) in the U.S. The NVFC Board of Directors have voted unanimously to retain the MSFDA/MSFCA as representatives to the NVFC for Minnesota. Meanwhile, the council wrote out nearly 900 checks to those firefighters that were...
- NVFC to Host Recruitment, Retention Webinar. // Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;8/10/2011, p2
The article offers information on the live webinar hosted by the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) in North Carolina on August 22, 2011.
- Preparations Are Underway - NVFC 2010 Fall Conference Will Be Held in Minnesota. Bronk, Tony // Minnesota Fire Chief;May/Jun2009, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p30
The article discusses the highlights of the meeting of National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) including a discussion on the issue that prohibits career firefighters from being members of their local hometown fire department. Participants in the meeting also agreed on a consensus to tell Congress...
- NVFC Gets Ready for Firefighter Health Week. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;8/ 3/2011, p2
The article focuses on the 2011 National Firefighter Health Week by the U.S. National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to be held on August 14-20. It states that the program will provide steps to educate firefighters regarding their health risks and create a plan of action for implementing healthy...
- FASNY donates $50K to help volunteers. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;12/12/2012, p6
The article offers information on the Firemen's Association of the State of New York's donation of 50,000 U.S. dollars to the Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund of the National Volunteer Fire Council.
- Last week to apply for Globe, DuPont, NVFC giveaway. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;6/24/2013, p2
The article announces the deadline for submission of applications, as well as eligibility criteria, to the Globe Manufacturing, DuPont Protection Technologies (DPT) and National Volunteer Fire Council's (NVFC) 52 sets of gear giveaways in 2013.
- NVFC, Cardioviva partner on heart-health championship. Roberts, Mary Rose // Fire Chief Expert Blog;11/14/2013, p2
The article reports on the partnership between Cardioviva, a manufacturer of natural probiotic to maintain healthy cholesterol levels in adults, and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to conduct a nationwide contest to search for three heart-health champions in the U.S. in 2013. Chris...