The Idaho Volunteer Fire & Emergency Services Association was founded in 2006 to represent the approximately 5,400 volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians across Idaho. Membership is comprised of volunteer emergency responders, chief officers of volunteer and combination departments and other individuals who support the volunteer fire and EMS service.

For more information about the Idaho Volunteer Fire & Emergency Services Association (IVFESA), membership information and to find out about upcoming events, please visit ivfesa.org.

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Being a volunteer is a very rewarding experience and a great way to serve your community.  Over 1 million Idaho residents live in an area supported by volunteer or combination fire departments. These departments rely on volunteers to protect their communities.  Without volunteers, these residents and property are at risk.  There are over 5,000 volunteer emergency responders in Idaho, but we need more volunteers to adequately protect our state and its citizens.

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Volunteering does more than just give back to the community – it gives back to you, too.

College Tuition Reimbursement for you or your immediate family is available just by volunteering.

Up to $5,000 a year is available for tuition reimbursement – just by volunteering for 2 years!

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