Welcome to Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company 


Now accepting applications for Active, Live-In, and Social Membership!

 

Mission Statement

"The Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company was founded in 1942 for the purpose of protecting and serving the village of Swedesburg and all surrounding communities of Upper Merion Township. To respond quickly and effectively to any and all emergencies and requests for assistance. The volunteer men and women of the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company will always endeavor to perform their duty of protecting the lives and property of the community with pride and honor."

 

 

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021
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Yesterday, members trained on different vehicle stabilization techniques with equipment carried on Rescue 56-3. Crews practiced using wood cribbing, Paratech struts, and Junk Yard Dogs with stabilizing vehicles that were on all fours, their sides, and roof.
Friday, November 26th, 2021
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Today members of the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company brought in the holidays by decorating the station. Santa will be visiting SVFC for the Santa Breakfast on Sunday, December 12th (8a-Noon) and will be parading around town the following weekend on December 18th to make sure everyone is being nice...
Saturday, November 13th, 2021
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On November 13th, members of the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company and Upper Merion Township Fire & EMS partnered up with the American Red Cross to perform a Smoke Detector Blitz for the Swedesburg section of Upper Merion.
Thursday, November 11th, 2021
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Are you interested in living in the area for work or as a college student, but also want to volunteer as a firefighter? Join our Live-In Program. We are looking for excited, eager, and hardworking firefighters who want to join our family-friendly environment.
Thursday, November 11th, 2021
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At approximately 08:30 Thursday 11/11/2021 Engine 56-3 was dispatched to the Borough of Bridgeport for a building fire on Hurst Street. Engine 56-3 made the response along with Marine 56 with manpower.
Saturday, October 23rd, 2021
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At approximately 23:35 on October 23rd, Upper Merion Township Fire & EMS was dispatched to the area of S Gulph x Arden Road for a vehicle fire. Both stipend engines responded. Engine 56-3 stretched a line and quickly extinguished the fire and assisted with scene lighting.
Saturday, October 23rd, 2021
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At approximately 10:30 am on October 23rd, Upper Merion Township Fire & EMS was dispatched to the Sunoco on 202 for a vehicle fire. Both stipend engines responded and arrived to an active vehicle fire.
Friday, October 22nd, 2021
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On Thursday, October 21st at 16:00 Station 56-C was dispatched to a commercial building fire in the area of Saulin Blvd. Upon arrival Deputy 56-3 reported smoke showing. Engine 56-3 and Engine 56 arrived on scene as the first in engines within 8 minutes of the initial dispatch shortly followed by Qu...

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