31 12, 2021

New Year’s Resolutions You Can Live With

By |December 31st, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|0 Comments

With a New Year comes new goals and New Year’s resolutions to help live a healthier, happier life.  Include these to your list and to help keep your family safe and ready for emergencies throughout the the year. Install smoke alarms on every level [...]

24 12, 2021

Twas the Night Before Christmas

By |December 24th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|0 Comments

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the firehouse, All First Responders were resting and ready to pounce. The trucks were all waiting, the ambulances too In hopes of running with sirens and flashing lights that are red, not blue. The firefighters were all snug in their beds [...]

10 12, 2021

Join Us on March 5, 2022 for the Seventh Annual Chilly Days Chili Fundraiser at Old Ox Brewery!

By |December 10th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Fundraisers|0 Comments

Interested in becoming a Sponsor for this event?  Please visit Chilly Days Sponsor Information to learn more!

7 12, 2021

2022 AVFRD Election Results

By |December 7th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|0 Comments

The Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD) held their annual elections at their December 2021 Company Meeting.  The meeting was held in person and via Zoom.  The following members were elected to serve the AVFRD for 2022 term: President - Josh Townsend Vice President - Sara Cuschleg Secretary [...]

4 12, 2021

It’s time to deck the halls, but follow NFPA’s simple safety tips to help keep yourself and your family and friends safer from fire.

By |December 4th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Community News|0 Comments

Holiday decorations U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated average of 790 home structure fires per year that began with decorations, excluding Christmas trees, in 2015-2019. These fires caused an annual average of one civilian fire death, 26 civilian fire injuries and $13 million in direct property damage. One in [...]

20 11, 2021

NFPA urges added caution when preparing this year’s Thanksgiving feast, as Thanksgiving Day represents the leading day for U.S. home cooking fires

By |November 20th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|0 Comments

As Thanksgiving fast approaches, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is urging everyone to use added caution when celebrating the holiday, as Thanksgiving Day represents the leading day for home cooking fires. More than three times as many cooking fires occur on Thanksgiving Day as a typical day of [...]

14 11, 2021

Santa Claus is Coming to Ashburn!

By |November 14th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|0 Comments

Come on out and celebrate as Santa cruises thru the streets of Lansdowne (Dec. 3rd) and Ashburn (Dec. 4th), spreading Christmas Cheer, with the volunteers of AVFRD!  Santa had so much fun seeing all the Christmas Spirit last year so he wanted to do it again.  Wear your ugliest [...]