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.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors


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 Volunteers Participate in Stabilization and Extrication Training

June 3rd, 2023|

This morning, Ashburn Volunteer Fire Rescue Department - AVFRD volunteers had a valuable training experience during a stabilization and extrication drill at Station 6, led by AVFRD Training Officer Captain David Holtz. The drill involved a simulated vehicle accident, requiring the volunteers to stabilize the vehicles involved and provide [...]

AVFRD Firefighter/AEMT Matthew Dodds spotlighted in CBP Video

May 25th, 2023|

Matthew Dodds, a firefighter/AEMT volunteer with Ashburn Volunteer Fire Rescue Department - AVFRD, works with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Washington, D.C. and was recently featured in a video spotlighting his role in providing life-saving assistance to a bystander who was in cardiac arrest after he was [...]

AVFRD Volunteers Participate in Training Burn

May 11th, 2023|

On April 1, 2023, volunteer firefighters from the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (AVFRD) participated in a training burn at the Loudoun County Fire Training Center in Leesburg, Virginia.  This was their first AVFRD training burn since 2018. The rigorous training included seven active burns - meant to [...]

AVFRD Volunteers Receives President’s Volunteer Service Awards

May 6th, 2023|

One Hundred Ninety (190) Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department (AVFRD) volunteers recently were presented with the U.S. President's Volunteer Service Awards for 2022.  AVFRD member Jake Karabetian, who has been a volunteer with AVFRD since 2014, was the only volunteer within the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue [...]

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