Deal Island Chance Volunteer Fire Company

Become a Member

First responders help their fellow citizens in times of need. Volunteers enjoy a sense of accomplishment, achievement, and pride in the work they do. As a DICVFD member you will learn valuable skills, make new friends, be a part of a team, give back to the community, and make a real difference….

Breakfast is Back!!

That’s right! The world famous (OK, Somerset County famous)  breakfast is back. The Deal Island / Chance Auxiliary invites you to start the day right on Saturday, August 28th – 7am to 10am in the firehouse hall
Eggs, Bacon, Scrapple, Sausage, Hash Browns, Pancakes, Coffee & more…
Please note, in order to continue making the quality breakfasts you have come to love, we will be raising our prices to cover the additional costs.

Our History

Created in 1954, the Deal Island-Chance Volunteer Fire Company was originally housed in a former store. The one garage was all that was needed to shelter a single 1942 Ford pumper truck. Over the years, the department has grown slowly, and they now have five vehicles and a boat for water rescues…


Skipjack Bike Tour

Saturday, Sep 11 – 7am Registration
Deal Island Harbor – Ralph Abbott Rd.
15, 30 & 65 Mile Rides
$30 Before Aug 31st / $40 After Aug 31st
Registration is open

Benny Bozman Fire Museum

The Benny Bozman Museum is located behind the Fire House.
Admission is Free 
The museum is open on the last Saturday of the month from 8am-10am or by appointment. To make an appointment call Mr. Benny Bozman 410-784-2591.
Donations are accepted and appreciated 

At the ready since 1954