Throw Back Thursday – Meet Garret Ownes, Our Littlest Volunteer – 8/25/2014

By |December 31st, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

First Published on August 25, 2014 Garret's Story Six year old Garret Owens is a regular at Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, working alongside his mom, member Holly Owens, who joined us in the administrative function in July of 2013.  Along with his dad, John Owens, he often [...]

Time is running out to order your 2020 AVFRD Ornament!

By |December 19th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

If you haven't ordered your AVFRD 2020 Christmas Ornament featuring the Hahn, time is running out!  The last day to place orders for local pick-up (Ashburn, Virginia) is Wednesday, December 23rd.  Orders that need to be shipped may not arrive by Christmas.  Click on thefollowing link to place your [...]

Thank You Stone Bridge High School DECA!

By |December 18th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the "Battle of the Burn" fundraising event between two local rival high schools, Broad Run and Stone Bridge, would not be held this year.  Instead, the Stone Bridge High School DECA team got created and decided to hold their own "Battle of the Bulldogs" [...]

Our 1st Virtual Bingo Was a Success!

By |December 15th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

Thank you everyone who joined us on Sunday, December 13th for the first AVFRD Virtual Holiday Bingo!  Congratulations to all the winners.  We had players join us from Virginia, Florida, Missouri, Maryland and California and many families played together.   Special guest callers included Erica Gormley from John Nugent & [...]

Two Car Vehicle Accident at the intersection of Riverside and River Creek Parkway

By |December 11th, 2020|Categories: Incidents|

Engine E622B responded to a two car vehicle accident at the intersection of Riverside and River Creek Parkway on Wednesday Night, December 9, 2020 at 6:09pm.  No injuries were reported.

Congratulations to the new AVFRD Board and Officers!

By |December 8th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

The AVFRD held their annual elections on Monday, December 7, 2020 for the 2021 Board of Directors and Officers.  Congratulations to the following members: Executive Leadership: President - Josh Townsend Vice President - Sara Cushleg Secretary - Christina Hutto Roberts Assistant Secretary - Melissa Jennings Treasurer - Farrukh Rashid [...]

Christmas Tree Fire Safety Tips and Statistics

By |December 8th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

Christmas Trees Fire Facts Between 2014-2018, U.S. fire departments responded to an average 160 home fires that started with Christmas trees per year. These fires caused an average of two deaths, 14 injuries, and $10 million in direct property damage annually. Electrical distribution or lighting equipment was involved in [...]