General news about our department, members and families.

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! [...]

Don’t Become a Statistic on July 4th!

By |June 28th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|

Each July 4th, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while using consumer fireworks. Despite the dangers of fireworks, In 2018, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 9,100 people for fireworks related injuries. Children younger thatn 15 years old accounted for 36 percent of the [...]

After a Night of Training, Sunday Night Volunteer Crew Celebrates Summer!

By |June 27th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News|

Sunday night volunteer crew celebrated summer with a traditional seafood boil after a night of training, checking out equipment, and weekly firehouse chores. If you would like more information on how to become a volunteer with the AVFRD, please click here:  Volunteer

Congratulations to Probationary Firefighters Kasey Kniffen, Kailee Horvath, and Sahaja Adusumalli!

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

Congratulations to Probationary Firefighter Kasey Kniffen, Sgt Emt -Firefighter Kailee Horvath and Firefighter Sahaja Adusumalli on completing their basic firefighter training.  All three members recently completed firefighter school and received their Black Helmets. For more information on becoming a Firefighter, EMT, or Support Member, please click here:  Volunteer [...]

Come out and support AVFRD at “The Brew Mile” event on August 21, 2021

By |June 1st, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Fundraisers|

Join House 6 Brewing Co. for their inaugural running of The Brew Mile on Saturday, August 21, 2021, from 4pm-8pm.  The event starts at 4pm and ends at 8pm.   Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department has teams up with House 6 to be a chairty partner and will received [...]

Come Play B-I-N-G-O with us on Sunday, June 6, 2021

By |May 25th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Fundraisers|

Join us for our Summer Fun Virtual Bingo on June 6, 2021.  Registration closes on June 3, 2021. This event is sponsored by AVFRD and is a free event.  Donations are greatly appreciated.  To sign up for the event, please click on the link below: Summer Fun Virtual Bingo Sign [...]

House Fire in Ashburn on May 19, 2021

By |May 20th, 2021|Categories: AVFRD News, Incidents|

Earlier this evening during a busy night for both our stations, Engine 606B and Truck 606 were dispatched for a structure fire in Company 23’s area. Units from Ashburn, Loudoun County, and Sterling arrived on scene to find fire through the roof of a home. Ashburn crews pulled a [...]