From the Blog

If a Picture is Worth 1,000 Words, a Video is Worth a Million!

Highlighting the unique aspects of your department, showcasing the benefits of working for your organization, and demonstrating the impact that first responders have on their community, you can inspire the next generation of first responders to join your team

You’re on the clock: It’s time for your volunteer fire and EMS agency to get SAFER!

Federal grants for volunteer recruitment and retention are a great way to secure funding support to maintain and grow your ranks in your volunteer and combination fire and EMS organization. The U.S. DHS/FEMA SAFER grant application period opened Monday, February 13 and closes Friday, March 17, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, so there’s plenty of time to get creative and formulate your recruitment marketing plan and grant application.

What Is a Brand?

A clear sense of identity will develop among you and your colleagues that will guide you to success in a much bigger way than would ever be possible with clever marketing and advertising tactics alone. Your shared identity will literally guide how you do business, and when that happens, success inevitably will follow.