For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Gil Dong, Assistant Fire Chief, (510) 981-5502

THIRD ANNUAL CHARITY BASKETBALL GAME THIS THURSDAY
Berkeley Fire vs. Berkeley Police

Berkeley, California (Thursday, February 16, 2006) - Don’t miss your chance to see Berkeley Fire take on Berkeley Police in the Third Annual Charity Basketball Game Thursday, Feb. 17, 7:30 pm. Billed as the Bravest (BFD) vs. the Finest (BPD), the game takes place at Berkeley High School’s Donahue Gym (Milvia/Kittredge).

Tickets are $5 for the general public and can be bought Thursday night at the BHS ticket window, or in advance at the Public Safety Building, 1st floor, from 8:00am-5pm. Half of the proceeds from the game go to Berkeley Youth Programs. The other half establishes two scholarships to benefit Berkeley High students wishing to pursue careers in public safety. Call Dory Ehrlich, 981-5506, for more information.

 

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