Benedict Volunteer Fire Department



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

Proudly serving Charles County, Maryland since 1950

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

 

 

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.

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Outdoor Extravaganza - Date changed due to weather

EMT-B Mary Daniels, April 12

               We have been monitoring the weather forecast for tomorrow and winds are expected to exceed 20 MPH with gusts potentially reaching 40 MPH.  Keeping the safety of boaters in mind we have decided to postpone the fishing tournament to the following weekend 4/20/2024. We understand that people want to fish but your safety is our priority.  If you have registered, please confirm if you want ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption The BVFDRS gathered to celebrate the 73rd Banquet /Installation of Officers.

Holly Newman, November 14

The BVFDRS gathered to celebrate the 73rd Banquet /Installation of Officers. The Banquet was in honor and dedicated to Donna DeMarr. Congratulations to all the hard work and award recipients.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Benedict Volunteers Mourns the Passing of Auxiliary President Donna DeMarr

Secretary Holly Newman, June 23

Donna Marie DeMarr, 68, of Benedict Maryland, passed away surrounded by her loving family on June 19, 2023. Donna was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend that will be dearly missed by anyone who knew her.

Born December 20, 1954, in La Plata, Maryland, to Alexander and Dorothy Kilinski she graduated from La Plata High school in 1972. While in high school and unbeknownst to her father, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Secretary Holly Newman, May 31

-- The Benedict Volunteer Fire Department Rescue Squad and Auxiliary, Inc. (BVFDRS) was notified by Senator Chris Van Hollen’s office that they have been awarded $177, 857.14 in competitive grant funds through the Department of Homeland Security’s FY 2021 Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program to replace expiring Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA). The Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Come Spend the Day with US!!

Secretary Holly Newman, March 20

Spring Fling, Over 30 Crafters and Vendors, Food Trucks, Easter Egg Hunts, Easter Bunny Visit, Story Time, Basket Raffle, Fire Department Apparatus on Display, and the 3rd Annual Catfish Tournament all in 1.... (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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Benedict Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc.
18210 Hyatt Avenue P.O. Box 303
Benedict, MD 20612

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