Seattle Firefighters, MDA launch Fill-the-Boot effort

Local 27 President is joined with longtime friend and MDA support, Amber, at the announcement

Seattle – Look for Seattle Firefighters this week as they take to the streets to collect money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Fill-the-Boot campaign. Seattle Firefighters will be at these five locations to accept donations between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Sept. 11, 12, 13 and 14:

  • 15th Ave. NW and NW Market St.
  • Rainier Ave. S. and S. Ferdinand St.
  • Roosevelt Way NE and NE 50th St.
  • California Ave. SW and SW Alaska St.
  • 925 Alaskan Way (waterfront by Fire Station 5)

Want to donate but you don’t carry cash? You can write a check or go online to the MDA’s website and donate directly via this link.

Seattle Fire, Local 27 and MDA representatives at media announcement

IAFF Local 27 joins representatives from the MDA at an event to announce this year’s campaign

The MDA is a major contributor to neuromuscular disease research, treatment and innovations in care for dozens of diseases, including muscular dystrophy and ALS. These diseases attack the muscular system, taking away physical strength, independence and ultimately shortening an individual’s lifespan.

The Local 27 Seattle Fire Fighters Union and the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) have been partners for more than 60 years. Last year, the community contributed more than $20,000 in Local 27’s campaign to support the MDA. This year we hope to top that amount! We thank you for your support!