New Releases!

We’re constantly looking to bring our call for volunteers to the forefront of our community so we’ve been busy creating some new promotional videos for our county’s 94 volunteer fire departments. We hope you like them and Respond!


There’s a big difference between virtual and reality.
Get REAL: Fight fires. Save lives. Volunteer Today!

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Do You Have What it Takes?

Did you ever wonder whether or not you had it in you to become a volunteer firefighter?

In addition to a big heart and the right attitude to serve your fire department and your community, it also takes a certain level of mental and physical toughness to get the job done. Continue reading

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With You We Can Be Stronger!

5000 Strong Screen Shot2That’s the message of our newest :30 sec. volunteer firefighter recruitment spot to air soon on WBBZ-TV.

We’re Erie County Volunteer Firefighters.
More than 5,000 Strong.
With You We Can Be Stronger!

Fight Fires.

Save Lives.

Volunteer Today!

Watch the video. Volunteer!

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter or emergency medical technician like the more than 5,000 strong Erie County Volunteer Firefighters already serving, contact your local volunteer fire department, complete our inquiry form, call our recruitment hotline at 716.601.3021 or send us an email to today. Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

Thanks to our media partners WBBZ-TV, we’ve produced a :30 second ad spot that includes a friendly holiday greeting, important safety messages and a call to volunteer.

Watch for this video to run on WBBZ-TV quite frequently through the New Year. From Erie County’s more than 5,000 Volunteer Firefighters : “Have a Safe and Happy Holiday” and please consider joining your local volunteer fire department in the New Year. Continue reading

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