Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How can I become a member?
A: There are two types of memberships in the FOF: ACTIVE and ASSOCIATE MEMBERS.
ACTIVE MEMBERS: An active member of the lodge must be a regular full-time firefighter engaged in regular firefighting for a municipality, city, town, county, state or federal agency from which he or she receives compensation. Active members are allowed to vote in the proceedings of the Lodge, receives a $7500 life insurance policy, and a key to the Lodge to use at any time. Active membership is $15.00 a month.
ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP: Associate Members shall be members of the community who are interested in the general welfare of professional firefighters through the efforts of the Fraternal Order of Firefighters and the advancement and efficiency of professional firefighting. must be a law-abiding citizen, a proponent of law and order and shall not have been convicted of a felony. Associate members are not allowed to vote in the proceedings of the Lodge, and neither receives insurance or a key to the lodge, but is welcome at the lodge anytime a active member is present at the lodge and is invited to attend any FOF function. Associate membership is $100.00 a year.
There is a lot more to joining the FOF, and there are many more benefits to joining. If interested E-Mail any questions HERE and we'll be more than glad to answer them.