Do you have the courage to act? The ability to perform?
Do you have what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter? To be the one running in when everyone else is running out?
Not only do you get the satisfaction of helping your community, you also get
free training, scholarships and other benefits.
Join your local fire department. It may be the most rewarding thing you ever do.
Anyone traveling more than thirty (30) miles to join the Riverdale Heights VFD will be classified as an active, Out of Town/State member as long as he/she provides at least 24 hours of continuous service or two 12-hour shifts in a 48-hour weekend.
Out of Town/State members shall be entitled to all of the benefits of regular membership pending they meet all of the requirements of the Length Of Service Award Program (LOSAP).
Out of Town/State members can make up drills when on duty, and they can attend meetings via video conferencing.