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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.

MSFA Executive Committee Meeting Agenda Saturday, January 9, 2021

All Officers, Committee Chairs and Organizations Representatives: President Walker has scheduled his next Executive Committee Meeting of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association for Saturday, January 9, 2021. Due to the restrictions that have been established by COVID – 19, this will be a zoom virtual meeting. The meeting will be...

Rules for the Maryland State Income Tax Subtraction Modification for 2020

Rules for the Maryland State Income Tax Subtraction Modification for 2020 Based on House Bill 1069 the Maryland State Tax Incentive Program has been amended to increase the amount a member may deduct from their “gross” Maryland income tax up to $7,000.00. It will increase by $1000.00 ($6,000.00) for 2020,...

2021 MSFA Convention & Conference Award Package

November 25, 2020 To: All Member Department/Company President’s and Secretaries: As we start preparing for the upcoming 2021 Convention and Conference of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association, we are asking for your assistance in providing us with up to date information on your 2021 Credentials Form. As many of you...

Planning for our 2021 MSFA Convention and Conference

Greetings, The time has come to begin planning for our 2021 Convention and Conference. Hopefully, we will be able to, once again, travel to the beach and we must begin planning in anticipation of any possible COVID restrictions and what we would do if the restrictions are limited or reduced....

Request for Instructor Proposals Form Released for Convention 2021

To submit an instructed seminar proposal for consideration at the upcoming MSFA Ocean City Convention and Conference, please review the criteria and click on the link below to submit a proposal. Seminar proposals must meet the following criteria: Seminars should focus on state or federal policy or issues and have...

Chuck Walker

Charles “Chuck” W. Walker

MSFA President
Joel C. McCrea

Joel C. McCrea

First Vice President
Benjamin W. Kurtz

Benjamin “Ben” W. Kurtz

Second Vice President
Kate Tomanelli, Executive Director

Kate Tomanelli

Executive Director

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

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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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