General news about our department, members and families.

National Preparedness Month – Week 2: Build A Kit

By |September 8th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|

For Week 2 of National Preparedness Month, gather supplies that will last for several days after a disaster for everyone living in your home. Don’t forget to consider the unique needs each person or pet may have in case you have to evacuate quickly. Update your kits and supplies based [...]

2021 AVFRD Annual Ornament is Now Available!

By |September 4th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Fundraisers|

This year's ornament pays tribute to the first Ambulance (designated as A6-1) purchased by AVFRD.  Until 1993, AVFRD was only able to provide a fire engine to respond to any emergency and relied upon Leesburg and Sterling for an ambulance.  Today, we have five ambulances capable of providing basic [...]

September is National Preparedness Month!

By |September 1st, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|

National Preparedness Month (NPM) is an observance each September to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. The 2021 theme is “Prepare to Protect. Preparing for disasters is protecting everyone you love.” Each week in September, the campaign will focus [...]

POSTPONED! The AVFRD Famous Grill Chicken Dinner Scheduled for September 18, 2021 has been POSTPONED!

By |August 5th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Fundraisers|

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are postponing the AVFRD Famous Grill Chicken Dinner scheduled for Saturday, September 18, 2021 until Spring, 2022.  If you have already purchased a dinner(s), you will receive a refund this week.  Thank you for your support!

Make the Fire Station Your Home!

By |July 23rd, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|

We are now accepting applications for live-in volunteers. Our Resident Volunteer Program offers rent-free living in our state-of-the-art station in Ashburn, Virginia in exchange for running first out on our engine, truck, or medic. Certified firefighters and EMTs are eligible for the program. For more information, click here! [...]