About Us

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Good Will Fire Company #1 of Trexlertown is to respond to emergency calls within our community with the mindset of saving lives and property, preserving the environment and providing services for a safer community.

Vision

To build a premier fire department through the attainment of 75% participation towards the Professional Certification Program. With participation and appropriate education and training we will progress toward the attainment of this goal. With the continued growth and development of our community, it is our responsibility to ensure we are properly manned and professionally trained to meet the needs of this growth.

Core Values

Family First

Our commitment is to our families, both our individual families as well as our department family. Our families are the force behind everything we do. Without the support of our families, we would not be able to provide the level of service expected of us by the community.

Professionalism

We provide quality service to our community and assist other agencies to the best of our ability. We will be positive role models by being truthful, honest and accountable in all of our actions. We embrace these ethical standards by demonstrating courteous, conscientious service and a business like manner in all that we do.

Respect

We are committed to respecting all members of the community and our Department. Because we are entrusted with private matters of citizens and our peers, we strive to gain and maintain the confidence of those we come in contact with, both professionally and personally. We value life and safety. Our commitment is to serve and treat everyone with the utmost sensitivity, equality, respect, compassion and concern.

Integrity

We believe integrity is the foundation of our department. We value ethical conduct, trust of the public and our commitment to professional excellence. We are people of character and principle. We do what is right, even when no one is looking. We are committed to upholding our position of public trust by maintaining the highest moral and ethical standards. We will not compromise our commitment to truth, honesty and respect in all relationships. We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and inactions, and are open and honest in our dealings with each other. We have the courage to do what is right and to stand against what is wrong.

Dedication

We are dedicated to our families, organization, each other and the citizens we serve. We are devoted to working with the community and each other to reduce fires, raise the bar on customer service and improve quality of life. We are devoted to our core values.

Everyone Goes Home

It is our promise to each other that “Everyone Goes Home”. We all must have the courage to face a multitude of risks in order to save lives and protect our community. Our courage allows us to willingly accept these risks so that others can be saved. A different type of courage is required to stay safe in potentially dangerous situations, avoiding needless risks and tragic consequences.