The Thumb Area Firefighters in conjunction with the Muscular Dystrophy Association are pleased to announce the 23rd annual “Thumb Area Firefighters Dance” to benefit those with neuromuscular disease.  This special fundraiser will be at the Eagles Club #2380 in Vassar, MI on Saturday, April 2, 2011.

This event features dinner by Touch of Class Catering from Mayville, MI, entertainment by R & R Express, Gailan Rienert from Millington, MI and a live auction Emceed by Kip Keinath with all proceeds going to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

“This is a very special event for our community.  The firefighters are honored to be a part of it,” said one of the event’s Coordinator’s, Kirk Atkins. “The fight against muscular disease is one we all need to continue until a cure is found.    “We hope everyone can give to this very important cause".

Admission is $20 per person. The doors open at 6:00 p.m. with dinner at 7:00 p.m. For more details and for ticket purchases or to donate auction items, please contact the Eagles Club #2380 at 989-823-8819, John & Betty Gordey at 989-843-5315 or Roger Sweet at 989-843-5445.