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Broward Sheriff Scott Israel, left and Fire Chief Anthony Stravino collect for MDA at Broward Boulevard and NW 27 Avenue Tuesday April 1, 2014 to kickoff the annual fill the boot drive. 
(Source:  Mike Jachles/Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue)

BSO: These Boots Were Made For Filling

Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue firefighters are asking drivers this week to ‘fill their boots’ for a good cause. In keeping with an annual tradition and partnership that started in 1954, Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue and the International Association of Fire Fighters Local 4321 will hit the streets at 3 p.m. Tuesday for the popular Muscular Dystrophy Association’s annual fundraiser in front of the BSO Public Safety Building.

04/01/2014

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Firefighters Want Your Help To “Fill The Boot” For MDA

It’s that time of year again when firefighters hit the streets, with boots in hand, all in the name of raising money for the neuromuscular disease, Muscular Dystrophy.

08/29/2013

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Firefighters Want You To Help “Fill The Boot” For MDA

With the Labor Day holiday just around the corner, Miami-Dade firefighters kicked off their annual Muscular Dystrophy Association’s “Fill The Boot” campaign on Monday.

CBS4–08/31/2012

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MDA Raises Thousands In Executive Lock-Up

The Muscular Dystrophy Association raised $35,000 dollars Wednesday during the Coral Gables Executive Lock-Up held at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Coral Gables.

CBS4–06/06/2012

Firefighter Mike Bufalo asks drivers to help 'fill the boot' for MDA.  (Source: CBS4)

“Fill The Boot” Fills The Heart Of Local Firefighter

South Florida firefighters have kicked off their ‘Fill The Boot’ campaign to benefit the the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

CBS4–04/29/2012

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Jerry Lewis-Less Telethon Raised $61.5M, $450K In S. Fla

Even without Jerry Lewis, the Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon posted its best gain since the recession started, though the program’s longtime host was on the minds of many during the 46th annual fundraiser.

09/05/2011

Firefighter With Boot

Firefighters Want You To Fill Their Boots For MDA

It’s that time of year again when firefighters hit street corners across South Florida to ask drivers to help fill their boots for a great cause.

CBS4–08/30/2011

Actor Jerry Lewis speaks during 'The Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis' panel during the Encore portion of the 2011 Summer TCA Tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 29, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Jerry Lewis Out As MDA Host

Comedian Jerry Lewis is no longer serving as the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s national chairman and won’t be appearing on this year’s Labor Day telethon which airs locally on CBS4’s sister station WBFS/TV33.

My TV 33–08/04/2011

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Brickell Execs Jailed For A Good Cause

Welcome to jail. On Wednesday select business leaders in Brickell were rounded up, charged, tried and convicted on numerous counts of kindness to help out a great cause.

CBS4–06/29/2011

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