The Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD) is committed to protecting the lives and property of Ashburn and Loudoun County residents and visitors by providing the best possible fire, rescue, emergency and medical response services. We pledge to perform our duty with courage and dedication. We also strive to be active in our community and proactive with public education and prevention campaigns.

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Join the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department as an Operational Member or Admin Member Today!

Since 1944, the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD) has been answering your calls. Our community is growing and so is the need for volunteers to become trained firefighters and emergency medical technicians (EMTs). We also need administrative volunteers to assist with community outreach, public education, fundraising, publicity, building maintenance and clerical duties.

Answer the Call and Discover the Volunteer in You!






AVFRD President’s Prepared Remarks at the October 20, 2020 Board of Supervisors Meeting

October 21st, 2020|

The following are the prepared remarks of AVFRD's President Townsend for the public input session of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Meeting on October 20, 2020. October 20, 2020 Good evening, Chair Randall and members of the Board. My name is Josh Townsend – I’m a [...]

Shop Amazon Prime Days on October 13th and 14th and help raise money for the AVFRD!

October 12th, 2020|

Amazon Prime Days are back! Amazon Prime Days start at midnight on October 13th and run through October 14th.  This is your chance to get some great deals on Amazon.com and help raise money for the Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department at no extra cost to you! In [...]

Fire Prevention Week – Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen

October 4th, 2020|

Why cooking safety matters Cooking is the #1 cause of home fires and home fire injuries. Unattended cooking is the leading cause of fires in the kitchen. Scald burns are the second leading cause of all burn injuries. Hot liquids from coffee and even microwaved soup can cause devastating [...]

VIRTUAL Fire Prevention Week – October 4th – 10th

October 1st, 2020|

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has sponsored Fire Prevention Week since 1922.  This week long event has been promoted in Canada and the United States during the week of October 9th in commeroration of the Great Chicago Fire.  The fire started on October 8, 1871 and "killed more [...]

70 Years of History of the AVFRD – AVAILABLE NOW!

September 24th, 2020|

Explore the 70-year history of Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, from our founding in 1944 in a then small farming community to the busy, densely-populated suburban area that is Ashburn today. This book tells the story of Ashburn, VA and greater Loudoun County through the experiences of our [...]

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