CATAWBA FIRE DEPARTMENT

PO BOX 98

CATAWBA, NC  28609

BUS: 828-241-4955 FAX: 828-241-3966

catawbafd@abts.net   

 

Chief Donald R. Robinson

 

PRESS RELEASE:

 

April 2, 2007

 

 

REF:   TRUST FUND for injured Catawba Fire Dept.  FF Derek Poole

 

Derek was injured 3-25-07 in a motor vehicle accident returning from fire call.  He is at Baptist Hospital and was upgraded 4-1-07 to ACU in Serious Condition.  FF Poole still has no movement from his chest down, however he is feeling some pain in his arms and back. 

 

A Trust Fund has been set up for FF Derek Poole at BB&T Bank and Peoples Bank.  This trust fund is tax deductible and all 100% of the money raised will go to Derek and his family.

 

To make a contribution you can go to any BB&T Bank or Peoples Bank, advise them you want to make donation to:  FF Derek E. Poole Trust Fund, you may have to advise the teller that it is a business account.

 

Or:  Mail your contribution to:          Catawba Fire Department

                                                            FF Derek E. Poole Trust Fund

                                                            PO Box 98

                                                            Catawba, NC  28609

 

Make all checks payable to FF Derek E. Poole Trust Fund.

 

Again your donations are Tax-Deductible.

 

If you have questions you may contact me at (828)-241-4955.

 

Thank you

Chief Donald R. Robinson