Firefighters surpass fundraising goal





Firefighters, their families and Buddy the Dalmatian, spent 12 hours in front of the Wal- Mart store on Saturday collecting toys, clothing and money for the Salvation Army Red Kettle drive.

Firefighters, their families and Buddy the Dalmatian, spent 12 hours in front of the Wal- Mart store on Saturday collecting toys, clothing and money for the Salvation Army Red Kettle drive.

FLINT TWP. — With a goal to surpass $10,000 raised last year, township firefighters spent the day on December 5 in front of the Wal-Mart store on Corunna Road, collecting money toys and clothing for the Salvation Army Red Kettle drive.

Even Buddy, a Dalmatian who belongs to one of the firefighters, came out to support the cause.

The final tally of $12,283.45 – included 448 toys valued at $8,960 and $3,323.45 in cash donations, according to Assistant Fire Chief Mike Burkley.




 

 

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