28 10, 2016

Ashburn’s Station 6 Recognized in National Fire Station Design Awards

By |October 28th, 2016|Categories: AVFRD News, Construction, Facilities|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department's Station 6 was recently included in Firehouse Magazine's 2016 Station Design Awards as a notable in the Combination/Volunteer category.  The 30,000 sq ft station was completed in 2016.  The building includes 14 bedrooms, an exercise room, kitchen and living areas, meeting rooms and [...]

16 10, 2016

AVFRD Vice President and EMS Sergeant Recognized in 40 under 40

By |October 16th, 2016|Categories: AVFRD News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Congratulations to Marvin Boyd, recently selected as one of the top "40 under 40 " in Loudoun. Marvin serves his community in multiple ways as part of AVFRD, He is an EMS sergeant on Wednesday nights, and works administratively as Vice President of the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department [...]

15 10, 2016

AVFRD Celebrates the Life of Gertie Fletcher

By |October 15th, 2016|Categories: AVFRD News|Tags: , , |1 Comment

AVFRD this week celebrates Gertrude Mae Smith Fletcher.  Mrs. Fletcher passed away Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the age of 94.  "Gertie" and her late husband, Charlie, were founding members of Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue. Gertie continued to support AVFRD throughout her life as an officer of the [...]

10 10, 2016

AVFRD Personnel Help to Restore Ashburn Colored School

By |October 10th, 2016|Categories: Community News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department personnel joined with over 600 of our neighbors from Ashburn and surrounding communities to restore the old Ashburn Colored School following an incident of vandalism that left the building marred with racist and vulgar graffiti.  The building is less than a quarter mile [...]

9 10, 2016

Single Vehicle Rollover on Gloucester

By |October 9th, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Shortly after midnight last night, Truck Company 6 and Medic 6 were dispatched and first arriving to an accident with rollover/injury on Gloucester Parkway. Three passengers in the car were transported to area hospitals for treatment. Engine 6 was later added to secure a landing zone for AirCare 3 for [...]

6 10, 2016

House Fire at Augusta and Backwater Drive in Sterling

By |October 6th, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Truck Company 6 was dispatched to Augusta and Backwater Dr. in Sterling for the reported dwelling fire on October 5, 2016.  Initial units arrived on scene to find a 2-story single family dwelling with fire showing from the garage, with extension into the 2nd floor and attic. Tower 6 arrived [...]

28 09, 2016

Atomic Trampoline Fun Center Spirit Day Fund Raiser

By |September 28th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join AVFRD and Atomic Trampoline Fun Center for an exciting day of giving back! October 2nd, 12:00 - 2:00pm <strong>Address:</strong> 1604 Village Market Blvd. Suite 110 Leesburg, VA <em>Located in The Village at Leesburg</em> <strong>Phone:</strong> (571) 206-3330 Show your support while raising money for AVFRD [...]

17 06, 2016

Fun in the Sun at Hollowind Hosedown

By |June 17th, 2016|Categories: Events, Fundraisers|0 Comments

Hollowind Hosedown has become an annual AVFRD fundraiser. A group of families gather at a cul-de-sac and have a hosedown close to last day of school. They collected $1200 on Tuesday! On top of that, to demonstrate their commitment to AVFRD, they also purchased a memorial brick for Station 6's walkway. [...]