Community Involvement

Patriot Day 9-11-11 Salem-smallRural/Metro and our employees are very involved in the communities we proudly serve.  This includes volunteering on local boards and organizations, to attending elementary school touch-a-truck safety sessions and high school safety and career sessions.  Rural/Metro also provides medical standby services for special community and public safety events. Recent organizations and events in Oregon we have supported include:

Activities in Eugene/Springfield

    • EMS Youth Career Fair with Eugene EMS
    • Eugene Emerald Awards Banquet
    • Eugene Chamber of Commerce
    • EMS Youth Career Fair with Eugene Fire Dept
    • Springfield/Eugene Joint Golf Classic


Activities in Salem:  

  • Rural Metro is again a sponsor for the Salem Art Association Art Fair SAA-vert-logo-color-med
    • Medical Foundation of Marion & Polk Counties
    • Boys & Girls Club through the Bite of Salem
    • City of Salem's Fourth of July Celebration
    • Salem Area Chamber of Commerce
    • Willamette Valley Red Cross Board
    • Marion-Polk County Medical Society
    • AED Coalition with Salem Fire, Salem Hospital, Red Cross for Education & AED Registration
    • Salem Chamber Workforce Development for EMS Careers
    • Marion County Inmate Re-entry Mentor Program
    • Marion/Polk CHIP (Community Health Improvement Program)
    • Marion County Striking Out Meth
    • Liberty House, Child Abuse Assessment Center
    • Scouts
    • Chemeketa Community College Career Fair
    • 911 Field of Flags - Exchange Club



Oregon EMS Conference

911 Memorial at the Oregon Public Safety Academy