Deadline Extended for NVFC Fire Prevention Award
Submit your nominations by March 15
The National Volunteer Fire Council has extended the deadline to submit a nomination for the Fire Prevention Award. This prestigious national award, sponsored by First Alert, honors a volunteer firefighter for remarkable efforts made in the area of fire prevention. Nominations are due Thursday, March 15.
Recognize the fire prevention achievements of a volunteer firefighter in your department or community by nominating them for this award. Nominees must have made a major contribution or played a key role in a significant accomplishment in the field of fire prevention, demonstrated innovation in establishing and enacting goals and/or obtaining funding for the protection of the public through fire prevention and life safety programs, and have demonstrated success in the area of fire prevention.
The Fire Prevention Award was established in the memory of volunteer firefighter and NVFC board member Marc Mueller, who energetically promoted the causes of volunteer firefighters and supported all efforts to elevate the volunteer fire and emergency services to their highest level.
Click here to access award criteria and nomination form.
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2011 Award Winner Kenneth Pagels