In 2018, the Point Pleasant Fire department responded to a total of 359 calls for service. On top of the calls, members donated a total of 6,349 man hours to other duties and training relating to the fire house and fire service.
When I am called to duty, God, whenever flames may rage, Give me the strength to save some life, Whatever be its age.
Help me to embrace a little child, before it’s too late, or some older person from the horror of that fate. Enable me to be alert
And hear the weakest shout, And quickly and efficiently to put the fire out. I want to fill my calling and give the best in me,
To guard my neighbor and protect his property. And if according to Your will I have to lose my life, please bless with Your protecting hand my children and my wife
Please send donations to Point Pleasant Fire Department,
P.O. Box 624, Point Pleasant, New Jersey 08742
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