Sunday, August 8, 2010

Dodgeball Tournament for MDA

Middletown Professional Fire Fighters, Local 1073 I.A.F.F. announce the first annual Dodgeball Tournament to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters from the U.S. and Canada have supported MDA by raising money for research and treatment of this devastating disease. The International Association of Fire Fighters is the leading corporate sponsor for MDA. With the help of the public we serve, boot drives and tournaments such as this one raise proceeds which all go towards the MDA. Your help is needed to find a cure for all of our friends, families, and neighbors who suffer from this disease.

Teams can consist of 6 to 10 players, with 6 being on the court at one time. The date for the tournament is August 28th, 2010 at Wesleyan University's Freeman Athletic Center, 161 Cross Street, Middletown, CT. (right next door to Station 2, Middletown Fire Department) First and Second place prizes will be awarded, along with the team sporting the best uniform. The cost per team is $150.00. Any questions regarding the event can be sent to Brian France C/O Middletown Fire Fighters @ or by calling (860) 343-8004.

Any teams who are interested from the public are encouraged to sign up! No one will be denied the chance to compete for this great cause! We look forward to all those who wish to help Jerry's Kid's in joining us for this event! Now, get ready, get set.....DODGEBALL!

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