Camp Spark

The Baltimore City Fire Department is hosting its second annual “Camp Spark” – a Fire Service Empowerment Camp for Girls. The FREE two-day camp will expose girls aged 12-16 to career opportunities within the fire service.

Camp Spark will be held on Saturday, June 29 | 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 30 | 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and will be held at the Fire Academy | 6720 Pulaski Hwy.



If you want to engage in two days of fun and learning, then Camp Spark is for you! Campers will have the opportunity to gain leadership skills, participate in real-world firefighting experiences, focus on team-building, engage in hands-on Fire/EMS simulations and much more. There also will be opportunities to speak one-on-one with fire department members about their experiences and career preparation.

Applications are now being accepted. The submission deadline is
Friday, May 24, 2019.

What: Camp Spark (Smart Powerful Assertive Respectful Kind)
Who: Girls 12-16-years-old are encouraged to apply
            **Boys aged 12-16 are welcomed to apply**
Where: Baltimore City Fire Academy | 6720 Pulaski Hwy
Date/Time: Saturday, June 29 | 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 
Sunday, June 30 | 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m

At the conclusion of Camp Spark (Sun. June 30), a brief graduation ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. to acknowledge the achievements of each camper. Parents, guardians, friends and family members are invited to attend. 

Click here to download the Camp Spark application All applications MUST be submitted via email to: [email protected]  
**The submission deadline is Friday, May 24, 2019.**

Click here for Camp Spark Fact Sheet For more information, please call 410-545-0101. 

As a public safety organization, the Baltimore City Fire department takes seriously the health and welfare of our employees, program attendees, and the community at large.  As such, BCFD must strictly adhere to the immunization requirements currently required to enter Maryland schools.  BCFD follows the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s requirements, as set forth in COMAR – Required Immunizations, as guidance regarding required immunizations. Therefore, we require proof of immunization for each participant in the BCFD sponsored Camp Spark program. Please email your child’s current immunization record with your application to [email protected]