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Tue 14

Allegany County Emergency Service Board Meeting

December 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jan 23

MSFA-SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING

January 23, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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The mission of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association is to serve, promote, advocate and represent the interests of the volunteer fire, rescue and emergency medical services of Maryland.

An announcement from Executive Committee Chairman Doug Simpkins:

“For the safety of our members, anyone planning to attend our Executive Committee in Berlin will be required to wear a mask, regardless of vaccination status. Hand sanitizer will also be made available. Also, please do not attend the meeting if you are feeling ill or have recently been in...

MSFA Executive Committee Meeting, December 4th and 5th, 2021

November 12, 2021 Executive Committee Meeting December 4th and 5th  – Berlin – Agenda PDF All Officers, Committee Chairs and Organizations Representatives: President Joel McCrea has scheduled his next Executive Committee Meeting of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association for Saturday and Sunday, December 4th and 5th, 2021. The meeting will...

FEMA FY2021 Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program & Fact Sheet

FEMA Advisory – November 8, 2021 – PDF Download: 1_FEMA_Advisory_FY2021_AFG Grant Application Opening – PDF Download: FY2021 AFG Fact Sheet This Advisory is notification that the application period for the fiscal year (FY) 2021 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program will open on Monday, November 8, 2021 at 8a.m. ET...

Fireground Contaminant Exposure Control Study & Workshop

MFRI and the University of Maryland Department of Fire Protection Engineering were recently awarded a FEMA research grant focused on fireground contaminant exposure control. As part of this study, MFRI/UMD is requesting departments, with and without contaminant exposure control policies, complete a quick survey

2022 Convention Instructor RFP is now available.

Instructor Proposal Form 2022 Convention Link below:   Request for Instructor Proposals Form for Convention 2022 To submit an instructed seminar proposal for consideration at the upcoming MSFA Ocean City Convention and Conference, please review the criteria and click to submit. Seminar proposals must meet the following criteria: Seminars should...

Tue 14

Allegany County Emergency Service Board Meeting

December 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jan 23

MSFA-SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING

January 23, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Joel C. McCrea

MSFA President
Benjamin W. Kurtz

Benjamin “Ben” W. Kurtz

First Vice President

Eric Smothers

2nd Vice President
Kate Tomanelli, Executive Director

Kate Loveless

Executive Director

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MarylandVolunteer.org

Interested in learning more about Maryland’s volunteer fire, EMS, and rescue companies? Visit MSFA’s MarylandVolunteer.org  recruitment portal.

Recruitment & Retention Toolbox

MSFA offers an online toolbox of resources, suggestions, and ideas on how you and your organization can improve its efforts in recruitment and retention.

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