Benedict Volunteer Fire Department

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  • Benedict Volunteer Fire Department Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department, Rescue Squad and Auxiliary 

Prouldy serving Charles County, Maryland since 1950

Please visit our Events Page to see all the Activities we are hosting this year.

Holiday Craft & Vendor Show

November 17th

$15.00 per spot through September 30th

$25.00 per spot October 1st - November 15th

For more information email



Members Wanted!!

Please call the station @ 301-274-3890 or drop by to pick up an application today!!

As becoming a volunteer member of a fire department you receive several benefits.

1. Free fire and emergency medical training through the University of Maryland.
2. Receive College Credits for all formal training.
3. Self satisfaction from helping the community.
4. A variety of friendships.
5. The ability to work as a team.
6. Maryland state tax break.
7. Retirement pay
8. Respect from individuals in the community.



Our Newest NREMT

Deputy EMS Chief Holly Newman, September 10

The Benedict Volunteers Fire Department and Rescue Squad would like to congratulate our newest NREMT Devin Arocho

Devin successfully completed the MFRI(Maryland Fire Rescue Institute) and NREMT (National Registry EMT) EMT class. This is a course that all interested members must take if they would like to run EMS calls and treat patients with our department. This course consists of 165 hours of lecture ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Firefighter/EMT-B Holly Newman, September 08

2nd Annual Cart Cruz by the Riverside, Vendor Show and Cornhole Tournament.
Come enjoy a family fun day with the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department; Food, Soda, Beer available for purchase, Music, Raffle and Multiple Vendors

Golf Cart Parade starts at 10:30am- Registration fee- $10.00 per Golf Cart
Trophies Awarded half hour after the parade . Trophies provided by Busy Corner Buggies.

Cornhole ... (Full Story & Photos)

Congratulations To Firefighter Devin Arocho and Wife Tara On Birth Of Baby Girl

Deputy EMS Chief Holly Newman, August 06

Congratulations to Firefighter Devin Arocho, his wife Tara, and daughter Layla on the newest addition to their family, Scarlett Olivia Arocho. Baby Scarlett was born on August 1st at 9:16 PM, weighing 6 pounds and was 18 inches long. Mommy and Baby are doing well... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy EMS Chief Holly Newman, August 06

Congratulations to Katie, Charles, son Wyatt and daughter Ellie on the newest addition to their family. Brett Louis Wells was born August 5th, weighing 7lbs 10.6oz, 20.5in long. Mom and baby are doing well. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Company 5 Runs Second Due Fire

Fire/Ems Lieutenant mitchell ruslander, July 30

On Monday, July 30th 2018 shortly after 2200 hours Charles County Emergency Services dispatched a box assignment to the 14000 block of Foster Lane in Hughesville for a house on fire. First arriving engine went on scene with a 1 story single family dwelling with heavy fire showing from side Alpha, Charlie, and Delta. Engine 5-1 ( Lieutenant Ruslander) quickly arrived as the second due engine and advances ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engine 5-2 Movie (Quicktime 2.6 Megs)

Engine 5-3 Movie (Quicktime 2.16 Megs)

Tanker 5 Movie (Quicktime 3.54 Megs)



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18210 Hyatt Avenue P.O. Box 303
Benedict, MD 20612

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