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AVFD Celebrates 75 Years, Plans Carnival, Food Truck Festival, Fireworks & Parade

August 28, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT CELEBRATES 75 YEARS In Honor of Anniversary Year, Department Plans Carnival, Food Truck Festival, Fireworks, and Parade Now more than halfway through its 75th anniversary year, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) is anxiously awaiting the highlight of all the celebratory events planned for the year – its hosting of the […]

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AVFD Plans Annual 9/11 Memorial Service

August 28, 2018

Remember. Reflect. Recommit. Avon Volunteer Fire Department Plans 9/11 Memorial Service On September 11, 2001 343 FDNY firefighters, 23 NYPD officers, 37 Port Authority Police, and eight private EMS/EMT paramedics made the ultimate sacrifice answering the call. On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, the AVFD will host a memorial service commemorating the lives lost and the […]

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AVFD to Hold Empty Nester Reception

August 28, 2018

Avon Volunteer Fire Department to Hold Empty Nester Reception Kids out of the house? Wondering what to do with all that free time now that the nest is empty? Looking for a fun and exciting way to give back to your community? Look no further than the Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD). The AVFD extends […]

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Do You Have What It Takes? AVFD Invites Residents to Gear Up and Take the Challenge

August 28, 2018

Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Hometown Hero? Avon Volunteer Fire Department Invites Residents to Gear Up and Take the Challenge The Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) invites members of the community 16 years and older to participate in the Community Challenge on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the […]

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AVFD 5th Annual Golf Tourney Set for August 6

June 18, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT SEEKS GOLFERS 5th Annual Fundraising Tournament is August 6 Most days, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) is looking for new members – firefighters, fire police, administrative assistants, etc. Right now, the AVFD also really needs to find some golfers, folks who want to play in the Department’s fifth annual Golf […]

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AVFD Plans 11th Annual Food Drive

May 16, 2018

Avon Volunteer Fire Department to Hold Annual “Start Summer, Stop Hunger” Food Drive Continuing a tradition that began on September 11, 2008, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department will be conducting its 11th Annual Food Drive to benefit the Avon Food Pantry. This year’s “Start Summer, Stop Hunger” food drive will be held on Saturday, June […]

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Emergency Services Day Scheduled for May 5

April 17, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES EMERGENCY SERVICES DAY Event to Include Live Demonstrations by Volunteer Firefighters, Police, Medical Personnel, Lifestar As part of a series of special events commemorating its 75th anniversary this year, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department will host an Emergency Services Day on Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at […]

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AVFD WARNS RESIDENTS OF FUNDRAISING SCAM

April 16, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT WARNS RESIDENTS OF FUNDRAISING SCAM Avon residents are receiving phone calls from the “Volunteer Firefighters Association.” The calls are alerting residents that donation envelopes will be arriving in mailboxes and residents are asked to support their local firefighters. Be advised, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) does not make phone calls […]

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AVFD Recognizes Four, Welcomes Three, Promotes Two

April 6, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT CONGRATULATES MEMBERS Department Recognizes Four, Welcomes Three, and Promotes Two Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) Chief Michael Trick proudly announces the achievements of several members – one who has been assigned to his medical residency, three who completed Fire Officer I training, three who have joined the Department, and two who […]

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Golf Tourney Set for August 6, 2018

March 29, 2018

Please help the AVFD celebrate its 75th anniversary by playing in the annual golf tournament. Save the date for Monday, August 6, 2018 for this fun event at Farmington Woods Country Club. More information to come soon …

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