David Creasy, Retired Fire Marshall Passes Away

Here is a link to the obituary and arrangements for David Creasy. https://www.morrissett.com/obituary/David-Carrington-Creasy-Sr./N.-Chesterfield-VA/1818402 David’s visitation will be held from 12:00 to 4:00 pm and 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Sunday, October 21 at Morrissett Funeral and Cremation Service, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. N. Chesterfield, VA 23234. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on…

New Volunteer Recruitment and Retention Resources

The IAFC’s National Volunteer Workforce Solutions team has been working hard to help departments create an inclusive environment that will assist them with their recruitment and retention efforts. This has resulted in many resources, which are now available for your department. For more information click here  

Past President Tommy Chinault Passes Away

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Past VSFA President Tommy Chinault. He served as president in 2003- 2004 and was currently the Executive Committeeman, representing the 11th District Tommy was a member of the Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Department.  Service information will be posted as it is available. Arrangements for Tommy are as follows: Visitation…

2018 Governor’s Fire Service Awards

Fire Programs in conjunction with the Virginia Fire Services Board, are seeking nominations for the 2018 Governor’s Fire Service Awards, which honors and recognizes excellence in Fire Services in the Commonwealth. The annual Governor’s Fire Service Awards is presented in eight categories during the Virginia Fire Chiefs Association Expo and Symposium held in February at…

Member’s Family Requesting Assistance

This was received from our former Secretary, Dickie Atkins regarding his Great Grand-Son, Liam. This past week Briant’s grandson and my great-grandson was diagnosed with leukemia on his third birthday. One hell of a birthday present. We have set up a GoFundMe account to help my grand daughter and her husband through this difficult time. Liam is…

Paul Conway Shields is now Conway Shield

(New Berlin, WI) Paul Conway Shields has rebranded and changed its name to Conway Shield. The change is in response to growth in the law enforcement industry and an expansion of the products and services offered by the company. Go to Conway Shield