Recruiting the Next Fire Service Leaders: The Millennial Generation

The Millennial generation, those born between 1980 and 1999, is the largest population of potential new members for the fire service. It is critical for organizational survival to integrate and embrace the talents this population has to offer … Read More

Can Diversity Save the Volunteer Fire Service?

I don’t need to recite the statistics, we all know the problem. We need to be honest with ourselves and realize that the volunteer fire service in this country is dying a slow death … Read More

Recruit Volunteers to Your Department with Help from the ‘Make Me A Firefighter’ Campaign

If your department is like most volunteer or combination departments in the U.S., you struggle to maintain the staffing needed to provide the adequate level of service to your community. The numbers are clear … Read More