Welcome to the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department, Rescue Squad and Auxilary
Prouldy serving Charles County, Maryland since 1950
Please visit our Events Page to see all the Activites we are hosting this year.
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.
Maryland Daily Night Pick 3 Lottery Number Ticket Fundraiser
$2,500.00 IN CASH PRIZES
BENEFIT: Benedict Volunteer Fire Department, Rescue Squad & Auxiliary
The winning number each day is based on the Maryland Daily Night Pick 3 Lottery Number
TICKETS ARE $5.00 EACH
ONLY 1000 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD
As long as all tickets are sold there will be a winner each night.
AND YOU CAN WIN MORE THAN ONCE IN THE MONTH!!
You can purchase tickets from any member of our station, by emailing email@example.com or stopping by the station on Thursday evening from 7pm to 9:30pm
On Saturday, October 29th from 4pm to 7pm, We will be hosting a Fire Prevention Open House and a Youth Halloween Party. We will have Music, Kids Dance Contest, Costume Contest, Games and Fire and EMS Demonstration & Activities. Light Snack and Refreshment will be provided.
Bring the whole family for a fun and safe evening together with the Members of the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department.
On Sunday, July 10 from 1pm - 5pm the members of the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department, Rescue Squad and Auxiliary held a Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser at the station for the community. The cost was $10. Dinner included spaghetti, meatballs, salad, corn, garlic bread, Sweet Tea, Pink Lemonade and your choice of many desserts. The event had a great turn out and we hope you enjoyed it. Many thanks ... (Full Story)
Saturday, June 25, 2016, local public service agencies gathered at the Charles County Government Building in La Plata. Engine 5-4 and EMS Utility 5 stood by and participated in Touch a Truck. Benedict Volunteers showed young children the fire apparatus as well as taught them the job duties of a fire fighter. The benefit was a complete success. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Wednesday, June 23, Firefighter Joel Collins drove Engine 54 to Ocean City for the 124th annual Maryland State Fireman's Association Convention Parade. The parade began at 1pm, after the parade, Engine 54 was awarded the Brush Unit-Honorable Mention. Great job on the dedication and pride shown and a good representation on the department.
On Sunday, June 12, Member from La Plata and surrounding jurisdictions were alerted to 8607 Southern Star Place for the house fire. As members from Benedict were listening to the call, an EMS general alarm was sounded for any available EMS Units due to the weather. This was after the working fire dispatch, water supply task force, and the 2nd alarm. Ambulance 58 responded with 1 EMT and 2 non EMT's. ... (Full Story & Photos)