16 Reasons To Become A Volunteer Firefighter
Why do people volunteer to become firefighters?
Here is a list of what we feel are the top 16 reasons in no particular order:
1.To continue or start a family tradition.
2.To learn new skills.
3.A desire to help others.
4.To gain or enhance leadership skills.
5.The need for camaraderie – Brotherhood-Sisterhood.
6.To serve the community.
7.To do something different from your job.
8.To meet new people with the same interest as you.
9. It builds character.
10.To fill the needs of a hobby or pastime.
11.To contribute expertise or knowledge.
12.To gain recognition.
13.To make a difference.
14.To further personal growth and self-esteem.
15.To fill a need for achievement.