Help hungry children through firefighters’ School Nutrition Program

April 10, 2015

NEW — 6 a.m. April 10, 2015

The Eastside Firefighters Benevolent Fund kicked off its School Nutrition Program recently at Issaquah Valley Elementary School.

On-duty and off-duty firefighters joined to deliver three months’ worth of breakfast for 40 kids in need.

“We are hopeful that through partnerships with local business and citizens, we can make sure children get enough to eat, because children can’t learn when they’re hungry,” fund president Dave McDaniel said in a news release.

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City hosts Fill-the-Truck Food and Clothing Drive

November 28, 2013

NEW — 6 a.m. Nov. 28, 2013

The Eastside Firefighters Benevolent Fund and First Due Movers are once again joining forces for the Fill-the-Truck Food and Clothing Drive.

From Nov. 29 to Dec. 1, help fill a 24-foot moving truck with donations to the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank and the Mt. Si Food Bank. The truck will be parked outside Fred Meyer, 6100 E. Lake Sammamish Parkway S.E.

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