Motorists ‘Filled the Boot’ for MDA
STAR JOURNAL REPORT
Rhinelander Firefighters Local 1028 presented a check for $14,856 to the Muscular Dystrophy Association Aug. 1, representing another successful ‘Fill the Boot’ campaign. Since 2009 Rhinelander Firefighters have raised $110,767 for MDA.
Members of Local 1028 were stationed at the intersection of N. Stevens St. and Dwight St. during the Hodag Country Festival, July 13 – 15. Firefighters accepted donations from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day. Many local businesses, including Culvers, Dominos, Hodag BP, Kwik Trip and Bucketheads, provided food and drinks for the firefighters throughout their fundraising efforts.