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Mentoring Success: EAFD Sees Membership Increase After Adjusting Recruitment Process


For local volunteer fire companies, being able to sign up a just couple of new people in a year is seen as a huge accomplishment. The need for volunteers is great, but convincing people to join a fire company is a difficult process. 

This was the case for the East Aurora Fire Department up until two years ago. But after looking at the corporate world and making changes to how people sign up, the department has seen almost 20 people fill out applications in less than two years. The shift in mi...

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