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."



Friday, January 7th, 2022
This past year has been a busy year for the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company. Along with running more calls this year, SVFC has made strides to ensure the best service possible to the community. Some of these include growing our Live-In Program (Established in Late 2020), continuous training on num...
Monday, December 13th, 2021
Santa will be taking a trip around Swedesburg to see what everyone wants for Christmas on Saturday, December 18th starting at Noon. He will be joining the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company with his sleigh to take pictures and ensure everyone is staying nice around the holiday season.
Tuesday, December 7th, 2021
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
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...
Wednesday, January 19th, 2022
Today at 12:30 PM Swedesburg Vol. Fire Co. was dispatched along with the other Upper Merion Fire & EMS Companies for a vehicle rescue in the Renaissance Business Park. Rescue 56-3 responded with a crew of 7.
Tuesday, January 11th, 2022
Last night Swedesburg Vol. Fire Co. started our rotation as the Upper Merion Township duty crew. Crews were kept busy with five calls for service from 10:40 PM till 6:00 AM this morning. At 10:40 PM a vehicle accident with injuries was dispatched for the intersection of S.
Monday, January 10th, 2022
Shortly after 11 PM last night the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched to the intersection of East 4th St and River Rd in the village for a vehicle fire after the accident. 56 PD (Upper Merion Police) arrived to a sedan fully involved with wires down.
Tuesday, December 28th, 2021
At approximately 08:45 this morning Rescue 56-3 was dispatched along with George Clay Fire Company (Station 39) and other Upper Merion Fire & EMS units to a Vehicle Rescue. Members assisted with cutting the roof, extricating the patient, and securing the vehicle.

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