Upper Leacock Fire Company (ULFC) is an all-volunteer organization that provides fire suppression, rescue & emergency services to the residents, businesses, and visitors of Upper Leacock Township and surrounding communities. In addition to emergency response operations, ULFC actively engages in community activities and events, as well as public education and fire prevention activities to promote a safer, healthier community. The company operates with approximately 30 active volunteers and is primarily funded through fundraising activities and township support. Fundraising events include fund drive solicitation, sub sales, and chicken barbecue sales. ULFC offers dedicated members not only the opportunity to come to their neighbors’ aid in time of need, but also a training ground to begin a career in the fire service. Members gain the opportunity to develop team-based decision making and leadership skills under intense pressure that can transfer to any job across any industry.