Benedict Volunteer Fire Department



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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.

2023 SANTA SCHEDULE 

We got word that Santa Is Coming To Town. We will be escorting him through our first due and passing out candy canes. We usually start the escort around 6:30pm.

For the safety of our little elf’s passing out candy canes, we will only be handing out candy canes to those who are at the end of their driveways. 
We would love to see your photos and videos. Feel free to post for all to see..
Merry Christmas 

**December 15th ~ Maxwell Hall and Teagues Point
**December 16th ~ The Neighborhoods off 231 from Eastern Hills to the Benedict Bridge
**December 17th ~ The town of Benedict, Sea Gull Beach and Cedar Beach Neighborhood.

We look forward to seeing everyone! 

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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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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No Caption 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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BVFDRS Receives Grant for New SCBA

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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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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Congratulations to Cadet Student of the Month

Holly Newman, December 17

We would like to congratulate member Lillian Brown- King on becoming the student of the month for her cadet program. This program is completed during her high school hours, it takes students through several different classes by the end of the school year she will obtain a few different certifications. Lillian is such an asset to the department, and is always ready to learn. We are very proud of you, ... (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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