As stated in our bylaws: “The object of this organization will be to aid, assist and help in any way which may be in the interest of the Trailer Estates Volunteer and Rescue Department and to the good and benefit of the Auxiliary membership. In order to accomplish the objectives and purposes, the Auxiliary, with the mutual consent of the Board of Fire Commissioners, reserves the right o full jurisdiction over such funds as may come into its possession.”

How Do We Accomplish Our Objective?

Through many dedicated Auxiliary Member Volunteers and donations from our park residents. We accept donations a couple of ways. You can leave them on the table outside the “store” door or you can call for pickup at 941-758-9236 (leave a message – Please do not call the Fire Department Office). We cannot accept Televisions (TVs) of any kind. We cannot accept large appliances (stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners, etc.). We also cannot accept large, heavy furniture such as sleeper couches.

Please consider donating your unwanted items for resale at the Auxiliary to help fund our Volunteer Fire Department.


The doors are open and furniture displayed for sale (weather permitting) on the following schedule:

Thursdays and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
From October through April

1st and 3rd Saturdays only from 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
From May  & June

CLOSED – July, August & September

Who We Are

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2017-2018 End of Season Luncheon

March 2018

Thank You                Auxiliary Thank You Board

The Fire Commissioners want to thank the Auxiliary for all of their hard work and dedication to the Trailer Estates Fire Control District! Extra special thanks to the Auxiliary are found below:

February 21, 2021 – Mobile Data Terminals

February 2, 2021 – 5 Firefighter Physicals

December 31, 2020 – Turnout Gear

November 13, 2020 – SCBAs

July 9, 2020 – Major Plumbing Repairs

November 24, 2019 – Air Conditioning Unit

November 8, 2019 – Termite Tenting

February 12, 2019 – Equipment, Technology Upgrade and Medicine

May 13, 2018 – Remainder of Generator

March 16, 2018 – Generator