The Bangor Fire Department has done it again, keeping with tradition they lead the state in raising the most money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Today, fire officials presented a check to MDA for over $20,000. A large portion of the money raised was done so from their fill the boot campaign on Black Friday.
The money goes towards a number of causes such as medical costs, sending children to summer camp, and research. Officials say the Bangor Fire Department has lead the state in raising the most funds for years now and they are proud to have them as a partner.
You can donate to MDA, by going to MDA.org.
Andrew joined the WVII ABC 7 and WFVX FOX Bangor News team in June of 2012. Raised in Houston, Texas, Andrew graduated from Suffolk University located in Boston, Massachusetts where he majored in Communications. From July 2011 to December 2011, Andrew was a student reporter for New England Cable News (NECN) and would take part in a live shot every Thursday for The Morning Show, covering topics from the financial crisis to the New England Patriots.