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YFD Special Activities This Week

Tuesday October 6th thru Thursday October 8th: 
In support of the “Care Enough to Wear Pink” event and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, YFD personnel will be wearing pink duty shirts while on-duty and responding to calls for service.

Thursday October 8th:
United Yuma Fire Fighter’s Association “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” fundraiser at Brewers Restaurant (2331 S. Avenue B) (11 am to 11 pm) to help fight breast cancer through raising awareness and funds for Bridget’s gift, a local charitable organization.

Saturday October 10th (9:00 am till Noon): 
YFD Fire Prevention Week Open House at the Public Safety Training Facility (3575 S. Avenue 4E). Come out and meet your local firefighters. Watch live demonstrations of the tools and equipment used on emergency scenes. Demonstrations will include firefighting, rope rescue/rappelling, and other emergency techniques. Firefighting and rescue vehicles will also be on display with YFD personnel on hand to answer your questions.