Our Mission here at Bakers Volunteer Fire Department
The mission of Bakers Volunteer Fire Department is to make a positive difference in the community by protecting life and property from danger, through public education, fire suppression, rescue and medical aid, by selfless volunteers that are guided by values that serve as a moral compass to guide them through life and duty.
Loyalty: Bear true faith and allegiance to the department and fellow firefighters.
Duty: Fulfill your Obligations.
Respect: Treat people as they should be treated.
Selfless-Service: Put the welfare of the community, the department and fellow firefighters before you own.
Honor: Live up to all department values.
Integrity: Do what's right, legally and morally.
Personal Courage: Face fear, danger or adversity (physical or moral).
**Values are the foundation for service to our organization**
In early 2016 Bakers Volunteer Fire Department underwent a routine inspection from the North Carolina Office of State Fire Marshal. On June 23rd we were notified that this inspection resulted in an improvement of the district rating from a 6/9E to a 4/9E. This system is scored on a scale of one to t...
Bakers Volunteer Fire Department was notified this week that we will be receiving a donation of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. auto-injectors to replace our current stock that will soon be expiring. This will be the second year we have received this generous donation from Mylan. This donation saves the depar...
The Bakers Volunteer Fire Department has recently been notified that they will be the recipients of a grant that will provide the department with new equipment. In January 2015 BVFD applied for the grant offered by the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation. On April 6th, we were advised that...