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Maryland State


Our mission is to serve, promote, advocate, and represent the interests of the volunteer fire, rescue, and emergency medical services of Maryland.

Organized 1893

The Maryland State Firefighters Association (MSFA) is a cumulation of the volunteer fire, rescue and EMS companies of the state of Maryland, and seeks to ensure adequate training and education, as well as standards in leadership and equipment to ensure the citizens of the state of Maryland receive consistent, professional emergency services no matter where in the state they reside.


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MSFA Announces Official Name Change

Official Statement from the President June 19, 2024 To All Member Companies: On the 18th of June, 2024, a historic event took place. The membership of this great Association voted

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Recruitment Portal

Interested in learning more about Maryland’s volunteer fire, EMS, and rescue companies?

Maryland Volunteer

Visit MSFA’s recruitment portal.
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An online toolbox of resources for your organization's recruitment and retention.

The MSFA Recruitment & Retention Committee

Explore the following collection of materials to serve your needs.
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Annual MSFA Convention

In June, MSFA will host its annual convention in Ocean City, Maryland.

Ocean City, MD | June

Featuring awards, memorial ceremonies, exhibits, educational and social events.
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