Fulton County Fire Department Rescue Launches its Annual "Fill the Boot" Campaign | Print |

The Fulton County Fire Rescue Department is asking for residents’ to support its annual “Fill the Boot” campaign benefiting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

Fulton County firefighters will be accepting donations at several intersections in South Fulton County on Friday, August 19, Friday, August 26 and Friday, September 2, 2011.

Fulton County Fire Chief Larry Few will participate in the collection efforts on Friday, August 19, 2011 at the intersection of Cascade Road and Fairburn Road from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and at the intersection of Flat Shoals Road and Old National Highway from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The funds collected for the MDA helps fund research, clinics, and summer camps for children and adults. Since 1997, the Fulton County Fire Rescue Department has raised more than $316,000 for the MDA.