Camp Molly will offer a chance for 24 young women aged 15 to 18 years to learn what it’s like to have a career in the fire services – beyond fire suppression.
May 9-12, 2019
Oakville Fire Department Training Campus for Emergency Excellence
1144 South Service Road West
The Town of Oakville, is partnering with our neighbouring fire departments to present this unique opportunity.
This camp will provide young women who may not have considered the possibility of pursuing a career in the fire services with an introduction into various career opportunities available, including:
Camp Molly is named after Molly Williams, the first recorded female firefighter in North America. Visit the International Association of Women in Fire and Emergency Services website to learn more about the history of women in firefighting.
Participants will also have an opportunity to perform many firefighting tasks, including:
Applications were due by March 31, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. Thank you to all who applied!
Six applicants from each municipality for a total of 24 participants will be chosen to take part in Camp Molly 2019.
Only successful applicants will be contacted.