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AVFD Seeks Health and Fitness Coordinator

November 2, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT SEEKS HEALTH AND FITNESS COORDINATOR Volunteer Will Manage Department’s Fitness Program The Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) is seeking a new Health and Fitness Coordinator. A volunteer with the AVFD, the Health and Fitness Coordinator (HFC) is integral to the success of the Department’s Wellness and Fitness Initiative. The AVFD prioritizes […]

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AVFD WARNS RESIDENTS OF FUNDRAISING SCAM

October 1, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT WARNS RESIDENTS OF FUNDRAISING SCAM Once again, 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 […]

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CAR SHOW: October 20th – click for more information

September 27, 2018

FARMINGTON CAR SHOW 2018

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AVFD Receives FEMA Grant for Equipment

September 27, 2018

AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT RECEIVES GRANT FOR FIREFIGHTER EQUIPMENT $277,286 FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant Will Help Fund New SCBA The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Department of Homeland Security have awarded the Avon Volunteer Fire Department $277,286 through the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. The money will subsidize the purchase of […]

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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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