Help us to continue making a difference in our comunity. Please make a donation to the Girdletree Volunteer Fire Company today.
The Girdletree Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. is totally non-profit and operates 100% with volunteers. We operate a 9,600 square foot firehouse. We have 7 pieces of emergency apparatus ranging from a brush truck to a 2,500 gallon pumper/tanker combination unit.
We purchased our latest piece of apparatus, it was 2015. When we purchased a 4Guys/Spartan Rescue/Engine combination. This unit carries 1,000 gallons of water, has a 1,250 GPM pump with a 6 man crew cab. Equipped, this unit cost us $605,000.
Although funded by the Worcester County Commissioners, we do receive a small amount of funding from the State of Maryland. Donations are always welcome, and needed!
We hold our annual fund drive during Fire Prevention Week in October. This fund drive is initiate by a mailing to our service area. The mailing is followed by a door-to-door campaign. We hold two fund rainsers at the firehouse. Each June we hold our annual cash & bike bash. In November we hold a Fall Cash Bash in conjuction with Toys for Tots. Donations may also be brought to our station during our open house, held Sunday during fire prevention week.
Donations can be made and mailed to the following:
Girdletree Vol. Fire Co., Inc.
As always, your donations are welcome and appreciated.