Bridgeport firefighters to hold fundraiser for colleague who lost belongings in house fire

Bridgeport firefighters are organizing a fundraiser for one of their colleagues who lost most of his belongings in a house fire earlier this week. The

The event is scheduled for this upcoming Monday at Fire Engine Pizza.

The event is scheduled for this upcoming Monday at Fire Engine Pizza. (9/20/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport firefighters are organizing a fundraiser for one of their colleagues who lost most of his belongings in a house fire earlier this week.

The event is scheduled to take place Monday at 5 p.m. at Fire Engine Pizza on Fairfield Avenue. Organizers say 10 percent of all purchases will be donated to Richard Minfield, who was among more than 24 people displaced Tuesday on Brooks Street.

The pizzeria's owner says he encourages fundraisers at his shop every Monday night.

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