Community Outreach

The Hibbing Fire Department in conjunction with Hibbing Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 173 and the Hibbing Firefighters Relief Association donate time, labor and materials to several community programs. 

A man holding a trash collecting bagWe are proud to be associated with the following organizations:

  • Shield 616
  • Giving Tree- Change the Range
  • Lunch with Students- Greenhaven and Washington Schools
  • Salvation Army- Holiday Bell Ringing
  • Adopt a Highway
  • Back to School Safety
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • Mock Crash - Hibbing High School
  • Wes Lind AED Program
  • Aluminum Can Drive- HHS Scholarship Fund
  • Shop with a Cop/Firefighter
  • National Night Out
  • National Fire Safety Council
  • Boy/Girl and Cub Scouts ofAmerica
  • College for Kids

Community Outreach Provided by The Hibbing Fire Department

Fire Prevention Education

  • Visit # area schools teaching fire safety to approximately 1,600 students annually. 
  • Educate senior citizens on cooking safety, fall prevention, scammer prevention, fire escape planning and other emergency planning.
  • Partner with LVC Fire Protection Services LLC to train and educate adults and restaurant workers how to discharge a fire extinguisher correctly. This training also includes other kitchen fire hazards and how prevent and mitigate them. 
  • Rental and Apartment Fire prevention and safety programs.
  • Teach the Teacher Fire Prevention Ed program. This helps keep consistent and accurate fire safety messages and NFPA approved Fire safety material.  
  • Produce videos pertaining to Fire safety/Prevention through our social media accounts (Facebook, TikTok & City Website)

To request Fire Prevention Education Fill out and submit a prevention education request form.

Fire Prevention & Life Safety