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!



SAVE THE DATE! AVFRD Annual 5K Run and Walk

August 24th, 2023|

Mark your calendars for the AVFRD Annual 5K Run and Walk scheduled for Saturday, May 18, 2024 (exact time to be determined). While unforeseen circumstances have necessitated postponing this year's 5K to 2024, rest assured it will return with even greater scale and enhancements. Anticipate a fresh route and [...]

AVFRD Back to College Fire Safety Message for Students

August 17th, 2023|

As you embark on your journey back to college, the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD) wants to ensure that your safety remains a top priority. College life is full of excitement and new experiences, but it's essential to be prepared and vigilant when it comes to fire [...]

Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

July 23rd, 2023|

Congratulations to all the graduates of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) graduation ceremony held on July 20, 2023! It's truly commendable that these volunteers, despite their full-time jobs, schooling, and family obligations, dedicated countless hours over the last six months to their fire and rescue [...]

Celebrate and Stay Safe this 4th of July!

July 1st, 2023|

Fireworks can be a source of enjoyment but can also pose risks if not handled carefully. Here are some general fireworks safety tips from Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department that can help ensure a safe holiday: Attend public fireworks displays: Enjoying fireworks at public shows conducted by professionals [...]

🌞 Know the Difference: Heat Exhaustion vs. Heat Stroke with AVFRD 🌞

June 18th, 2023|

Understanding the difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke is crucial for staying safe in hot weather. Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD) wants you to be aware of these conditions and their distinct characteristics: Heat Exhaustion: Symptoms: Heavy sweating, weakness, dizziness, headache, nausea or vomiting, cool, moist [...]

🚭 Smoking Safety Tips from AVFRD 🚭

June 11th, 2023|

At Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD), we prioritize your safety and well-being. Smoking poses significant fire hazards and health risks, so we would like to share some important smoking safety tips with you: 1️⃣ No Smoking Indoors: Smoking indoors increases the risk of accidental fires. Always refrain [...]

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