Regional
2:02 pm
Sun July 21, 2013

Las Cruces Firefighters Hold Fundraiser For Fallen Colleagues Thursday

Las Cruces area firefighters and Texas Roadhouse restaurant are teaming up to raise money for the families of the 19 fallen Granite Mountain Hotshots at an event called “Tip-A-Firefighter.”

The fundraiser will be held from 4 to 10 p.m. on Thursday, July 25th at Texas Roadhouse, 2200 E. Lohman Avenue.

Texas Roadhouse will donate 10% of food purchases and firefighters will give all the funds they collect to the families of the fallen firefighters. Area firefighters will be on hand to support efforts and talk with guests. Fire apparatus from local fire departments will be on display for everyone to enjoy.

For additional information visit the Las Cruces Professional Firefighters Association website at www.iaff2362.com or call Jason Floyd at (575) 640-4695.