TOPEKA -- Thursday, August 9th, the Topeka Fire Department, Soldier Township Fire Department, Mission Township Fire Department and Topeka Fire Fighters Local 83 are hosting the "Pink Heals Tour."
The nationally recognized charity, whose mission is to provide a national movement for the support of women across the country, traveling in pink fire trucks and wearing her color -pink- and supporting ALL types of Cancer relief efforts.
The primary focus is on women as a whole in whatever form of Cancer they battle. Please visit their web site: www.pinkfiretrucks.org for more information. Cancer survivors are encouraged to sign the pink fire trucks as a traveling memorial that bear the signatures and sentiments of Survivors and loving tributes to those that have lost their lives to this terrible disease.
Topeka Mayor Bill Bunten will be at SW 9th Street at 11:00 am to make a proclamation supporting Cancer Awareness.
The Tour will be at the following locations:
8:30 am to 10:30 am:
Dick’s Sporting Goods- 5900 SW Huntoon
11:00 am to 1:00 pm:
SW 9th St. between South Kansas Avenue and SW Jackson
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm:
Soldier Township Fire Dept- 600 NW 46th Street
Mission Township Fire Dept- 3101 SW Urish Road
TFD Station #5- 720 SW 21st Street
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm:
North- Hwy 24 & Rochester Road
Southwest- 29th & Urish Road, and
21st & Fairlawn
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm:
Ramada Hotel- 420 SE 6th Avenue, Topeka