Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment & Retention

Contact information

riafc foundation
Chief Richard A. Susi, Ret.
PO Box 6041
Providence, RI 02940

rifirechiefs@gmail.com or 401-692-0795

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Shipman’s & Scott Safety recognized by RIAFC

photoShipman’s Fire Equipment and Scott Safety we recognized at the recent RIAFC vendor show and monthly meeting at the Richmond Country Club. Certificates of Appreciation were presented for their donation of five Scott air pack units to the  RIAFC Foundation, who in turn will see that they are given to the RI Fire Academy.

RIAFC Foundation President, Chief George Farrell, Ret. and RIAFC President, Chief Ron Doire thanked each company for their generous donation and made presentations to Corey Centracchio of Shipman’s and Brandon Millan of Scott Safety.


Chief Farrell receives Firemark Award for Community Service

photoRIAFC President and Honor Flight Chairman, Chief George Farrell, Ret. accepts the Liberty Mutual Firemark for community service from James Stein, a senior representative for Liberty Mutual. The award was presented to Chief Farrell for his work with the RI Fire Chiefs Honor Flight Hub. Congratulations Chief!