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Does your workplace participate in the
annual Combined Campaign for charitable
organizations? You can contribute to the
Raleigh Fire Museum as a write-it
agency. Read more...
Fall is coming and your fire museum is busy. We’re receiving a donated 1936
American LaFrance pumper, old Engine 1. It’ll be towed to Raleigh, and
cleaned and assessed before placing in storage.
Restoration is underway of our 1961 American LaFrance pumper, which
firefighters helped purchase two years ago. We’re working on wiring now, and
planning exterior restoration starting in winter. From disassembly all the
way to paint ‘n’ polish.
We’ve been operating the fire museum each month, including special summer
tours. We exhibited with a booth at the fire expo in July. We’re even
planning a possible social event around the holidays. More on that later.
But we need your help, and your continued financial assistance. Last year we
received over $800 in pledges from City of Raleigh fire department personnel during the city’s Combined
We’d like to match and raise that amount this year.
Please consider a donation to the Raleigh Fire Museum. It’s easy!
the following to the Write-In Agencies section of the form:
Raleigh Fire Museum
P.O. Box 31084
Raleigh, NC, 27622
27-2420541 (Federal ID#)
Here's an example of a completed form:
Other Ways to Donate
What to learn more about the Raleigh Fire Museum organization, our
activities, and even our finances? We’ve created a detailed organization
report for your review, covering January 1, 2013 to September 1, 2014:
Read the Report
Renew Your Membership
Are you already a member of the Raleigh Fire Museum? Donating money via the
Combined Campaign will renew your annual membership. You'll be renewed
effective January 1, 2015. You can also renew online via PayPal or credit
Other Ways to Help
We welcome your interest and participation, and have many different
opportunities for volunteers. From bookkeeping to museum staffing to
promotional and marketing. If you’re interested in history, we’re interested
in hearing from you!
About the Fire Museum
The Raleigh Fire Museum is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that works to
preserve and present the history of the Raleigh Fire Department and the men
and women that have served and supported the organization.
Our museum is located at 105 Keeter Center Drive and is open on the second
Saturday of each month, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. You can learn more
about the museum and our organization at
Thank you for your support.
Mike Legeros, President
Tim Henshaw, Vice President
Jan Chamblee, Secretary/Treasurer