Founded in 1956, our department provides fire suppression, technical rescue, community outreach and medical response services to Indian Trail, NC and surrounding unincorporated Union County.
We are comprised of a combination of career staff, part time personnel and volunteers.
In January 2023 the department underwent a routine inspection by the North Carolina Office of State Fire Marshal. This resulted in an improvement of ISO classification from 4/9E to 3/9E.
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
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 your own.
HONOR: Live up to all the department's 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 **