Home / People of Florida / Preparing a holiday surprise for area children

Preparing a holiday surprise for area children

By
Bicycles built by GFR firefighters Photo:Ricki Albritton/WUFT-FM” credit=” 

For the 21st year, Gainesville Fire Rescue firefighters joined to bring holiday spirit to underprivileged children around Alachua County.  WUFT-FM’s Ricki Albritton says they are putting pedal to the metal- literally.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Check Also

The Trenton High School gym, which was built in 1939, has finally been restored. (Photo courtesy of Patricia Powers)

Historic Trenton Gym, Built In ’39, Set To Reopen

Trenton High School's old gym, built in 1939, will open its doors once again in late February after long-awaited renovations. A $350,000 grant helped repair the structural elements, but fundraisers will continue to take care of cosmetic and interior elements of the gym, such as constructing a memorabilia room.