Tag: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Nov 14

Meat Raffle This Friday

This Friday (Nov 17th), is our next Meat Raffle.  Doors open at 5, FREE MEAL at 6 and the Raffle starts at 7.  This month’s meal is:  Hot Turkey Sandwiches, Corn, Fresh Cut French Fries, Gravy, Dessert and Refreshments.  All Meat Prizes are from Steely Meats of Fayetteville.   Come out and see what you have been hearing about.  Call 717-677-9234 or 717-677-0870 with any questions.

Nov 09

Another Sell Out, Thank You !

Our December Seafood Feast is already SOLD OUT.  BVFD would like to thank everyone who has attended our Seafood Feasts in 2017.  In your curious, this has completed the clean sweep.  We Sold Out every Seafood Feast in 2017!   Once again, Thank You!

Oct 31

RE27 runs barn fire off the Hampton transfer

Rescue Engine 27 with a crew of 6 transferred to Hampton Fire Co #10 this past Sunday while their department worked a fundraiser event. The Rescue Engine was dispatched on the 1st Alarm assignment for a Working Barn Fire at 650 Rife Rd in Box 11-4. RE27 arrived and establish a draft at a nearby pond. The crew worked for a few hours before being released by command. Prior to the Barn Fire the crew assisted with a medical incident at the event. 

Oct 17

And It Happens Again!

We are currently SOLD OUT for our November Seafood Feast.  BVFD would again like to Thank Everyone for the continued support.  We are taking names for our December Seafood Feast if you missed getting November tickets.

Oct 13

Fire Prevention at Franklin Twp School

Today, 11 Buchanan Valley FD Volunteers spent s the day at the Franklin Twp School for our annual fire prevention program. Firefighters went to each classroom discussing Fire Safety Topics geared to each age level. We continued our Smoke Alarm Project by ensuring that each kid has taken home a 10 year smoke alarm. 100 Smoke Alarms were given out to students this year. Firefighters & Fire Apparatus from Buchanan Valley, Cashtown, Arendtsville & Fairfield were on hand to for the Fire Safety Day. A great time was had by all !

Oct 08

Guns 4 Hoses – October 28th

Our next Gun Drawing is October 28th.  This Drawing “Guns 4 Hoses”, directly benefits our Rescue Engine Project.  For the $20 pre-purchased ticket, you get a great home cooked meal, refreshments and a chance on the 20 guns on the ticket.  A Door Prize will also be given away.  Tickets are going fast.  Call 717-677-0870 or 717-677-9234 today to get your tickets or with any questions.


Sep 30

Winning Numbers from the Outdoor Gun & Cash Drawing

Today the Buchanan Valley FD and New Franklin Fire Company hosted the annual Fall Gun & Cash Drawing. Another successful fundraising event is in the books. The outdoor drawing was a total sellout ! All 5000 tickets were sold to loyal supporters of our fundraising events. We Thank you ! On behalf of the Outdoor Drawing committee, I would like to Thank the membership from BVFD and NFFC for their hard work as well ! Without the volunteer membership, this event would not have become as successful as it has. The winning ticket numbers are listed below:



Sep 16

Fill in for Biglerville Fall Fest

This evening Rescue Engine 27 with a crew of 6 is handling calls for the Biglerville Hose & Truck Company while their members work the Fall Fest. Looking for something to do ? Stop in an visit ! They have rides, games and food.