Golf tournament benefits fallen firefighters

RISING SUN, IN (FOX19) - The Colerain Firefighters will host a golf tournament to benefit the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

The Greater Cincinnati Regional NFFF Golf Tournament will be held at Grand Victoria Casino and Resort in Rising Sun, Indiana.

The tournament is a shotgun start best]ball scramble format, and the public is encouraged to participate. There is also a Golf Ball Drop with prizes of $250.00, $500.00 and a grand prize of $1000.00.

There are two starting times, 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

NFFF honors firefighters who have died in the line of duty, provides resources for surviving family members and works to prevent future fire service deaths.

Last year, the Colerain Firefighters raised $7,500 for NFFF.

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