Celebrating 50 Years of Volunteerism in 2017

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. 

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
P.O. Box 125
Washington Crossing, Pa. 18977

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UMFC Carnival 2022

The Upper Makefield Fire Company will be hosting their annual Carnival again in 2022.  This year marks a return to the 40 year annual fundraising event after a brief interruption due to the pandemic.  UMFC hosted their 1st Carnival in 1979 at the Taylorsville Rd...

2022-2023 Fund Drive

Being at the ready 24/7 to provide fire and rescue services to our community requires a dedicated and committed group of volunteers. Your financial support of the Upper Makefield Fire Company’s 2022 Fund Drive helps ensure we have sufficient funds to train and equip...

Santa Parade & Food Drive 2021

HERE COMES SANTA … On Sunday December 19th, 2021 … 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.  Due to COVID19...

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...

Fire Prevention Week 2020

NFPA Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, 2020: 2020 Campaign (10/4/2020) – The Upper Makefield Fire Company is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) — the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years —to promote this...