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East County News Service

March 14, 2015 (San Diego’s East County) – Firefighters took to the streets on March 4th during the annual “Boot Drive”, raising money for the San Diego Burn Institute.

Countywide, those smiling firefighters raised over $175,000. The money will help send children who are burn victims to Camp Beyond the Scars, and will also be used for burn prevention activities through the Burn Institute.

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