General news about our department, members and families.

This Labor Day let us do the cooking for you!

By |August 10th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News, Fundraisers|

Celebrate Labor Day with the AVFRD “Picnic-To-Go.”  Each to-go order includes: One (1) Half Chicken Grilled in Pennsylvania Firehouse style Dinner Roll Choice of 2 Sides (Plain Utz Chips, Applesauce, Coleslaw, or Baked Beans) Choice of Drink (Birch Beer, Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Apple Eve Juice box, Bottle of [...]

Volunteer Interest Meeting – EMT, Firefighter and Support Staff – TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2020 AT 7 PM – 9 PM

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

Is quarantine and work from home leaving you bored and craving human interaction? Want to play an active role in improving this situation for your friends and neighbors? Come be an essential part of our team! Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 7 PM – 9 PM Public · Hosted [...]

Thank you to the Zone for providing dinner to the volunteers!

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

Thank you to the Zone in Ashburn for providing dinner to the volunteers at the Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department during week 4 of their Feed Our Everyday Heroes Initiative!  As a part of this initiative, for each meal ordered at the Zone, they will donate one meal [...]

Help Support the AVFRD by purchasing a 2020 AVFRD Christmas Ornament

By |July 7th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

The 1st Annual Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department (AVFRD) 2020 ornament honors the Hahn, the ceremonial fire truck purchased in 1980 from the Hahn Compnay of Hamburg, Pennsylvania.  It was specially designed by five operational members of the AVFRD to meet their requirements.  It served with distinction for [...]

Warning Signs and Symptoms of Heat-Related Illness

By |July 6th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

Stay Cool.  Stay Hydrated.  Stay Informed.  More than 600 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year.  Heat-related deaths and illnesses are preventable.  To learn more about preventing heat-related illnesses, please visit the CDC website:  Extreme Heat

“We are in this Together” Blood Drive

By |July 4th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

Please come and donate blood on Thursday, July 23, 2020 from 12 noon - 6pm at the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue located at 20688 Ashburn Road, Ashburn, Virginia.  Inova Blood Donor Services will be in Founders Hall. Make your lifesaving appointment today!  Visit https://bit.ly/AshburnVFD0723 or call us at 1-866-BLOODSAVES (1-866-256-6372) [...]

Congratulations AVFRD High School Seniors!

By |June 29th, 2020|Categories: AVFRD News|

AVFRD would like to recoginize and congratulate our graduating high school seniors! Here are the first three. Adil will attend George Washington University, where he will study Pyschology. Blake is looking to enter the field of medicine and his EMT skills will certainly be an asset. Dominic will be [...]