2017 Calendar of Events

March 01, 2017

2017 Blood Drive Dates

March 01, 2017

2016 Firefighter of the Year

March 01, 2017

Christian Stoltzfus, Jr. joined the Fire Company as a Junior Firefighter when he was 17 years old. He is the fifth son in a lineup of nine boys in his family. All of his older brothers had become firefighters before him so it was natural for him to join too. In addition to responding to fires, Junior has served as a lieutenant … Continue reading 2016 Firefighter of the Year

2017 Turkey Dinner

March 01, 2017

If you were involved with the Fire Company in any position in the past, you are invited to the annual Turkey Dinner!  Mark your calendar:  The next dinner is on November 15, 2017 (location TBA).   The dinner is always scheduled on the Wednesday evening before the week of Thanksgiving.  Questions?  Leave message on fire … Continue reading 2017 Turkey Dinner

A Note from the Chief

March 01, 2017

Many in the Bird-in-Hand community are undoubtedly familiar with the New Testament story of the Good Samaritan. In that parable, the Good Samaritan tosses aside his ideas of race, culture, and class and decides to help a person in need (his neighbor) on the basis of kindness and doing the right thing. Is a firefighter’s … Continue reading A Note from the Chief

Financial Report

March 01, 2017

Thanks to the support of our community, 2016 was another financially strong year for the Fire Company. We continue to rely on our community for the financial support we need to provide excellent fire protection for all of our friends and neighbors. During 2016 our largest expense was the purchase of 18 new self-contained breathing … Continue reading Financial Report

25-Year Service Award

March 01, 2017

Sponsor Spotlight: JM Lapp Heating and Plumbing

March 01, 2017

JM Lapp, a heating and plumbing company, is located one mile east of Bird-in-Hand at  919  Old Philadelphia Pike. Owner Matt Lapp began his business in 2006 when he decided to branch out on his own after working eight years for another plumbing company. Marking its tenth year in business in 2016, JM Lapp has experienced significant growth and today … Continue reading Sponsor Spotlight: JM Lapp Heating and Plumbing

2016 Fire Company Responses

March 01, 2017

Families Support their Firefighters

March 01, 2017

The Bird-in-Hand Fire Company held its annual Turkey Dinner on November 16, 2016 at Good and Plenty Restaurant. This is a time when present Fire Company members enjoy getting together with those who have served with the Company in the past. It is truly a heartwarming event with lots of good food and great conversation. … Continue reading Families Support their Firefighters