Join Us: Become a Firefighter or EMT

A sense of purpose. The rewards of helping others. Gaining valuable experience. Our members list many reasons for serving the community and what they get out of it. Won’t you join us?

GEFD is a volunteer-owned and -operated station with joint staffing with Fire Fighters and EMTs from Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service, serving the suburbs northwest of Washington, DC.

Ambulance 711

Engine 711

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Our routine obligations exceed what Montgomery County covers, so we spend tens of thousands of dollars every year to pay bills.

Donations to Glen Echo Fire Department are tax-deductible under §170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Events

Save the dates of our annual events, and ask us to standby at your events.

Bingo & Auction

More information about our annual family-friendly fundraising Bingo & Silent Auction.

Fire & Life Safety Information & Resources

Videos, infographics, downloadable checklists, and more for your home and businesses.