Local firefighters create satirical fireman calendar to raise money for boots

The Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department says it hopes the calendar helps them raise $10,000 for new boots.

The Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department says it hopes the calendar helps them raise $10,000 for new boots. (4/5/16)

GEORGETOWN - The Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department says it's trying to raise money with a new satirical calendar featuring their volunteers showing more than you might expect to see.

They say they made it to help pay for new boots, which cost $550 a pair.

The firefighters say they send out an appeal every year to the people they serve asking for donations, but they say it's always difficult to raise money. 

The calendars cost $15. They are hoping the calendar helps them raise $10,000.

 

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