The Sheffield Volunteer Fire Department's mission is to protect lives, property and the environment in Sheffield Township. This is achieved by extinguishing and investigating fires, enforcing fire codes, presenting life-safety education programs, rescuing persons in danger, controlling hazardous materials incidents, mitigating the effects of natural disasters, and providing first responder service to people experiencing potentially life-threatening medical emergencies. We will accomplish our mission by subscribing to the below values.

We recognize that the community is the reason for our presence.
We value the faith and trust of the community, and continually work to deserve that confidence through our Attitude, conduct, and accomplishments.
The safety of the public is of paramount importance, followed closely by the safety of our members.
All members of the public are entitled to our best efforts.
We strive for excellence in everything we do.
Honesty, fairness, and integrity will not be compromised.
We continually seek effectiveness, efficiency, and economy.
Unity and teamwork are stressed as being to our mutual advantage as individuals and as an organization.
Members are continually encouraged to improve themselves as individuals.
The free exchange of ideas is encouraged.
We will provide professional and courteous service at all times.
We are sensitive to changing community needs.