Firefighters in the News – Dec 18, 2017
atlantic county children receive more than a coat
“You get a knot in your throat,” Brown said. “It’s one of the best feelings that you get, especially when they hug you afterwards, and then a few days later, you see them walk past the firehouse, they run up to you, say thank you, they give you a hug.”
omaha firefighters keep kids toasty for the fourth year
“They’re so happy to get something new, they’re so happy to receive it from a firefighter,” union member Trevor Towey said.
houston firefighters deliver warmth, over 600 coats for kids
Firefighters handed out 625 coats to students at a local elementary school on Wednesday to make sure they’re warm this holiday season.
“I like it,” student Eliza Cabrera said. “Because purple is my favorite color.”
asheville firefighters to visit two schools and provide coats for the holidays
Asheville firefighters said they will be giving coats to children at two schools on Monday as part of their fourth year partnering with Operation Warm.
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