We are a 501 c3 non for profit organization and survive off of donations and volunteers participation. Our board of directors are not paid and volunteer their time to keep this museum alive.
We are accepting applications for volunteers! There is a wide range of tasks we need help with from office work, to cleaning the facility, to public relations, graphic design, marketing, and maintenance.
Public Relations - Greeting guest's, Children's events, educational, birthday parties, etc...
Maintenance - Painting, repairs, carpentry, plumbing, etc....
Automative - Antique fire truck mechanics, body work, etc....
Arts - Graphic design, photography, video production, web design, etc....
We are a 501c3 non for profit organization and offer tax exemptions on donations.
Part of our museums mission is to preserve the history of the Fort Lauderdale Fire Dept and many of our members are active duty Firefighters. Please sign up here for payroll deductions
(City Employees, Active Duty)
(Retirees & civilians)
LORRAINE THOMAS SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Once a year we offer scholarships to our active members children to support them with their educational needs. We offer four awards to the top candidates ranging from $2500, $1500, $500