Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Co. #1

Beach Haven since 1883

Located in the Southern part of LBI.  The Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Co #1 was established in 1883, making us the oldest Volunteer Fire Company in Ocean County. 

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A Message From the Chief

Adam Ellender, 1500

As Chief of the Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, it is truly an honor to serve this Company, the Borough of Beach Haven, and the surrounding communities.  I grew up in this area and have worked for many businesses near here.  After the passing of my father, my life needed purpose and, for many, firefighting is a calling.  Many of my friends growing up had recommended volunteering at the Fire Company.  Through the guidance of my fire company sponsor Stanley Markoski III, the mentoring of Chief Matthew Letts, and countless hours at the Ocean County Fire Academy, I had found my destiny…. 

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Beach Haven Fire Department history...

Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Company #1 was established in April 1883, making us the oldest volunteer fire company in Ocean County…..


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Tim Atwood Concert

Events, Fundraiser, News

Concert Benefitting your Volunteers Looking for a great night out? Join the Fire Company in welcoming Tim Atwood to Kynett Methodist Church...
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BHVFC @ White Marlin International


BHVFC Flies Old Glory Beach Haven Vol. Fire Co. #1 is full of community outreach.    BHVFC was asked by The Beach Haven Marlin & Tuna...
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Bar Crawl Success

Events, Fundraiser, News

Saved by the Bar Crawl 90’s edition What GREAT SUCCESS!  Thank you to all of the participants for “Crawling the Queen...
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Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Co. #1

What's Happening

Annual Block Party Find out more

Annual Block Party

September 30, 202312:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Beach Haven Fire Dep.

Tim Atwood Concert Find out more

Tim Atwood Concert

October 26, 20237:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Kynett Methodist Church

Craft Fall Festival Find out more

Craft Fall Festival

November 25, 202310:00 am – 6:00 pm at Beach Haven Fire Dep.

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