The Crafton Volunteer Fire Department relies on donations and our fundraising efforts. We have had great success with this event in the past because of generous donations by businesses and individuals. If you are interested in purchasing tickets for the 2014 Night at the Races or if you would like to sponsor this event, please contact Dave Morgan at 412-334-8608 or Jim Bloom at... read more
Become a Member
A volunteer in the Crafton Volunteer Fire Department begins with an application, interview and a physical exam (at the expense of the department). Upon successful completion, you will be brought on to the department as a Probationary Member. Residents of the communities of Crafton, Rosslyn Farms and Thornburg, over the age of 18, are welcome to join as a Crafton Volunteer Firefighter or an... read more
The beginning of fire protection in the borough of Crafton dates back to 1889. At this time, the protection consisted of a bucket brigade. Each man was to respond to the alarm with a bucket of water, use the water sparingly, and then secure more water wherever possible. Many amusing stories are associated with the bucket brigade. There was the night, for example, that a minister responded to the... read more
2014 Night at the Races
The Crafton Volunteer Fire Department relies on donations and our fundraising...
Become a Member
A volunteer in the Crafton Volunteer Fire Department begins with an...
The beginning of fire protection in the borough of Crafton dates back to 1889....
Proudly Serving the Residents of Crafton Borough since 1890.