A thank you to Largo community for its support of the annual 'Fill the Boot' campaign from the Largo Professional Firefighters.
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Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Dear Editor, The Largo Professional Firefighters are very proud of their citizens!!! With all of their support the first part of the annual "Help Largo Firefighters Fight Muscular Dystrophy" or the famous firefighter boot drive was a great success. This is one of many ways that our firefighters give back to ourcommunities and they're all proud to serve and protect us. The Largo check will be presented on the MDA telethon, over Labor Day weekend. Thank you for your support and remember to be safe this Christmas holiday season.
Largo Fire Rescue and the local firefighters union will collect money to help the Muscular Dystrophy Association from Dec. 11-13.
Largo Fire Rescue will be collecting this week for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. As motorists wait at lights around Largo this week, they will also have the opportunity to help the MDA. Last year, Largo Fire Rescue raised more than $10,000 for MDA with the support of the community. MDA is a nonprofit health agency focused on finding treatments and cures for various neuromuscular diseases including muscular dystrophy, Amyotophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and related diseases. Largo Fire Rescue's annual "Filll the Boot" campaign will be Dec. 11-13. Times will be 7:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the following intersections around Largo: Sign up for the Largo Patch email newsletter to get our headlines delivered to your…