St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

Supporting Our Injured Firefighters

Supporting Our Injured Firefighters

Friday, September 23, 2016

St. John the Baptist Parish –   This Saturday, September 24, a fundraiser “Supporting our Brother Firefighters, the Spencer Way” will be held for St. John Firefighters, Nick Saale and Mack Beal, who were injured in the line of duty on the morning of August 28, 2016.

The fundraiser will be held at Baba’s Grill, located at 509 Main St. in LaPlace, beginning at 12:00 noon. Residents are invited to come out and show support for Mack and Nick and their families.

In an addition to live music by Off the Hook Band starting at 1:00 p.m., a cook-off, painted rock contest, door prizes and raffle will be held. Raffles will be sold for a chance to win an offshore fishing trip valued at $2200 and 3 in-shore fishing trips valued at $900.

 Over 50 door prizes have been donated thus far including LSU & Saints tickets and signed Saints items, crawfish pots and accessories, assorted gift baskets and gift cards, jewelry, makeup and fitness items, seasonal wreaths, kids items, home décor and more!

If you are unable to attend, and would like to donate, you may mail in a donation to St. John I.A.F.F. at P.O. Box 2305, LaPlace, LA, 70068.