Mission & Vision

We have a simple, but robust mission: to help people in need. We do that by focusing on community-based efforts including education, awareness, and emergency response. We want to make a difference.


Justin Jones


Anthony Lozada


Natasha Stewart


Rick Pletz

Vice- President

Jon Kirby


Marshall Alsup


The Greater Sister Lakes Area and its community fire department has a long and rich history spanning back to the 1940's.  Officially incorportated in 1945..

Message from the Chief

Anthony Lozada

Sister Lakes Volunteer Fire Department

​92282 CR 690, Dowagiac, MI 49047
Phone: 269-424-3145  Fax: 269-424-5560

From all of us at the Sister Lakes Fire Department, I would like to thank you for taking the time to visit our website.  It is our mission to provide the best proactive and emergent service possible to everyone who finds themselves in our community.  As you will see during your exploration of our website, we provide a variety of services and are here for one reason – to help you.

Our firefighters are extremely proud of their Department.  With their strong desire to serve, comes true ownership in this organization.  An ownership that has been forged by a belief in the core values of respect, responsibility and pride.

With respect, responsibility and pride, we exist to help you.

Fire Chief


269-424-3145 ext. 101

News & Events

Sister Lakes Volunteers are always looking for ways to improve the community, whether its starting a fundraiser or educating our neighbors. Check out some of our upcoming events!

Board Member at Large

Ashley Lozada

Sister Lakes Volunteer Fire Department

Fire Department Board Members