NVFC – Cancer Control Month

Check out what the NVFC has to say about Cancer Control Month. To read the entire article click on the source link.

April is designated as National Cancer Control Month, a tme when everyone should take stock of what they can do to prevent and control cancer. Since firefighters are at increased risk of several types of cancer than the general population, it is especially important that as a first responder you educate yourself on your risks and what you can do to minimize those risks.

Source: NVFC – Cancer Control Month

NVFC Unveils Recruitment Campaign, Elects Officers at 2015 Spring Board Meeting

Congratulations to the 2014-15 NSFA President, Steve McClintock, in his election to the NVFC Board.

The NVFC board held its bi-annual officer elections. The 2015-2017 NVFC leadership is as follows:

Chair: Kevin D. Quinn (RI)
1st Vice Chair: Steve Hirsch (KS)
2nd Vice Chair: Dallas Renfrew (TX)
Secretary/Treasurer: Allen Metheny (DE)
Executive Committee*: Mike Bird (MA), Juan Bonilla (ID), Jeff Cash (NC), Bob Kilpeck (VT), Suzie Hill Koklich (AK), Steve McClintock (NV), T.J. Nedrow (WA), Bob Timko (PA)

Source: NVFC – NVFC Unveils Recruitment Campaign, Elects Officers at 2015 Spring Board Meeting

Captain Pete Dern Needs Your Help!

Pete was the firefighter who fell through the roof of a burning garage and into an inferno. You may have seen the local and national coverage of Pete. If not, the links are provided below.

Pete is in critical condition with severe burns over 70% of his body and he faces approximately 15 surgeries in the upcoming months. Pete’s wife is a teacher who has limited family Continue reading “Captain Pete Dern Needs Your Help!”

The Pumper: Spring 2015 Edition


The pumper is here with new articles! Including, but not limited to:

  • Steve McClintock’s Welcome Letter
  • PPE Safety
  • A Gathering of Eagle Scouts
Click here to view the pumper:


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It could be your chance to be apart of the pumper!

If you would like to submit an article? click this link: https://nsfa.org/pumper/

2015 Conference Schedule and Registration Form

The time has come!

Get ready for a great conference. Just a few things you should do now.

  1. Make sure your NSFA dues are up-to-date. NSFA Membership Application
  2. Check out what we have going on during the conference. 80th Annual Training Conference Event Schedule
  3. Decide where you want to Stay. Where to Stay During the Conference
  4. Register for conference. 80th Annual Training Conference Registration Form

It’s as easy as that! Make sure to book your hotel early for the best deals and to mail your registration form before May 25th to avoid the late registration fees.


We can’t wait to see you there!