"Fill the Boot" for local families

Fill the Boot

APPLETON - Appleton firefighters, along with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will celebrate their 60th year of the "Fill the Boot" fundraiser.

Officials say more than a dozen members of the Appleton Fire Department will be out in full force this week with boots in hand for the drive.

The drive will be August 26, 27 and 28 at 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day.  You can find the firefighters at the entrance of Walmart at 3701 E. Calumet Street and the Northland Mall entrance at 900 W. Northland Ave.

Appleton firefighters and a local family fighting MD, joined FOX 11's Rachel Manek on Good Day Wisconsin to talk about the drive.