The Raleigh Professional Fire Fighters Association is hosting their semi-annual benefit show / 2014 Fall Country Music Show featuring Diamond Rio with special guest & recording artist Raquel Cole on Sunday, September 28, Dorton Arena 6:30 pm.
Tickets are $26 and can be purchased by calling 919-714-7944.
Tickets sales and donations collected during the concert enables the RPFFA to carry on with many outstanding projects that are close at heart to the fire fighters. Some of which are:
- CAMP CELEBRATE: hosted by the Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Hospital, is a weekend camp in Wake County for children ages 7-15 who have survived traumatic burn injuries; activities include swimming, canoeing, arts and crafts, as well as an opportunity to meet other kids who share the experience of being burned.
- FIRE SAFETY COLORING BOOK PROGRAM: Providing education coloring books to 2nd graders throughout Wake County, aimed to promote burn and fire safety awareness to children; “Stop, Drop, Cover & Roll”, “How To Get Out Of A Burning Home” & “Don’t Play With Matches”, “Go To The Firefighters”.
- DANCE LIKE NO ONE’S WATCHING GALA: This is a prom for tenns and adults of all ages who suffer from mental challenges and life altering illness.
- HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKING STATIONS: located at Salvation Army.
- SMOKE DETECTOR PROGRAM: providing smoke detectors to families who cannot afford them
- SUPPORT OF YOUTH ATHLETICS: to help keep kids off the streets and to help build character
- PROVIDING GIFTS: for needs kids during the holidays
- CREATING AWARENESS: of firefighter injuries, occupational illness, and the many hazards which firefighters are exposed to.
- SUPPORTING EFFORTS: to improve benefits for firefighters injured during the official performance of their duties
- FIREFIGHTERS COATS FOR KIDS FOUNDATION: Community outreach program established through collaboration with Operation Warm, Inc., to help children in poverty survive and thrive by providing brand-new, made-in-the-USA winter coats and bringing warmth to needy children.
visit www.rpffa.net for more information!