Welcome to the official web-site of the Goodwill Fire Co. #1 of Jacobus, PA. We are happy that you have stopped by to visit us! Our company is a non-profit organization made up of approximately 30 active members and well over 400 contributory members. Just like many others in Pennsylvania, our company is 100% VOLUNTEER with our members leaving work or family and friends to help his/her fellow neighbor. We respond to a variety of calls ranging from automatic alarms and smoke investigations to structure fires, water rescues and QRS / medical assists. Our primary response area consists of all of Jacobus Borough, and parts of Springfield and York Townships. if you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact us and please visit our guest book before leaving. Again, thank you for visiting our site
Check out the Events Page for more info on our
ANNUAL SOUP SALE!
Please check out the events page for some minor changes of pricing for our All You Can Eat Breakfast. These changes are only minor but needed due to the rising cost of food products.
Thank you for your understanding, and we
hope to see you again at our next breakfast!
On Wednesday the Goodwill Fire Co. #1 placed into service a new/used apparatus replacing our aging American LaFrance (old 18-2). We are pleased with our purchase and the new engine has proven its worth during this past weeks snow events.
This morning, Engine 18-2 assisted Lineboro Fire co. and others as part of 2nd alarm units to respond to an MVA w/fire turn structure fire in Codorus Twp. Engine 18-2's crew assisted at the scene with securing utilities and hazard exposure monitoring.
Last Night Engine 18-2 assisted Rescue Fire, Dallastown at a chimney fire on Hess Farm Road. Crews worked for over an hour at the home that had a steep "A" frame roof and tall chimney. Engine 18-2's crew assisted in preliminary investigation and checking for extension.
bottom photos courtesy of Yoe Fire Co.