The Delaware Township Volunteer Fire Company exists for the purpose of protecting lives, property, and the environment during emergency situations within the boundaries specified in its charter as granted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, additionally, it provides support for the above purpose to other fire/rescue services within Pike County, Pennsylvania and other contiguous geographic areas as defined in written Mutual Aid Agreements or as specifically requested.
These are the men and women that volunteer their time for this department and their community. Whether they go to fires and/or rescues. Administrative work or support the department at events and fundraisers. Or all of the above. Each member is important and vital for the functioning of this department.
The goal of fire prevention is to educate the public to take precautions to prevent potentially harmful fires, and be educated about surviving them. It is a method of reducing emergencies and the damage caused by them.