Firefighters donate to burn organization

DOWNEY - Downey firefighters donated $500 this week to a non-profit organization that works with people affected by burn injuries.Firefighters Quest for Burn Survivors is managed by firefighters and civilians, and hosts several fundraisers each year. Donations are distributed on behalf of each donor to local burn centers and foundations, as well as burn survivors and their families. The organization stopped at Downey Fire Station No. 1 on Wednesday, where the Downey Firefighters Association presented their donations. In a statement, Downey firefighters said they were "proud to contribute to such a worthy cause."

********** Published: May 17, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 05