Celebrating 57 Years of Volunteerism in 2024

The Upper Makefield Fire Company is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) Pennsylvania non-profit corporation.  We’re an all-volunteer, unpaid group of men and women committed to making a difference in our community and helping neighbors in their time of need.  Our membership includes working parents, small business owners, tradesmen, professionals and retirees who range in age from teens to energetic seniors. 

UMFC Carnival 2024

                            The Upper Makefield Fire Company will be hosting their annual Carnival for 2024.  This is the fire company's largest community event and a significant fundraiser for the volunteer department. UMFC hosted their 1st Carnival in 1979 at the...

2024 Fund Drive

TOGETHER WE CAN WEATHER ANY STORM Last July, raging waters tore through our streets, destroying property and damaging seven precious lives. The Upper Makefield Fire Company volunteer firefighters were the first responders, battling raging currents to reach those in...

The Mack Is Back

        After leaving us 22 years ago to serve the citizens Gayleville Alabama protected by the Mentone Fire Protection District, the 1969 Mack Fire Engine has returned to UMFC. #RestoringHistory #ProtectingHistory www.umakeafa.com   THE...


Visit the Upper Makefield "SWAG" website and support the Upper Makefield Fire Company. Get your "IT'S A HISTORY THING" Colonial Blue swag with Engine 71 at the link below CLICK HERE           Get your "SCREAMING EAGLE" Kelly Green swag with...

SANTA Parade and “Betsy’s Basket” Food Drive 2023

HERE COMES SANTA … On Sunday December 17th, 2023 … RAIN, SNOW, SLEET or SHINE … SANTA Will Be Touring A Majority Of Upper Makefield Township ..SANTA Will Begin His Tour At Approx 10:00am, visiting a majority of the roads in Upper Makefield Township.  Santa's Elves...

Join Us

Become a Firefighter.  It’s a tough Job and immensely rewarding.  Learn more via our Frequently Asked Questions and by emailing volunteer@umfc.org.

Offer your time and energy to assist with important administrative functions. 


We can’t do what we do without the financial generosity of our residents.
           or mail your check made payable to:
Upper Makefield Fire Company
Attn: Fund Drive
C/O First National Bank & Trust of Newtown
P.O. Box 141
Washington Crossing, Pa. 18977

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