The Madison (AL) Fire and Rescue Department is working with Partnership for a Drug-Free Community an atypical fundraiser, the Pullin’ for Partnership – Fire Truck Challenge, reports themadisonrecord.com. It will happen on October 26 from 3 to 6 p.m. in Madison City Schools Stadium’s parking lot, 211 Celtic Drive.
In the challenge, 10-member teams will pull a 46,000-pound fire truck via rope for 50 feet, the report says. Trophies will be presented for fastest/slowest pulls, team spirit, and top fundraising.
The team registration fee is $250, and corporate sponsorships are available. Donations to Partnership are tax-deductible, and all proceeds will go directly to Partnership for a Drug-Free Community’s programs, according to the report. The registration deadline is October 15.
The event will be livestreamed on Facebook. More information can be found here.