For families

Maple Ridge firefighters put the boots to poverty by collecting donations for Friends in Need Food Bank.

(From left)  Rob Macdonald

(From left) Rob Macdonald

Rob Macdonald, Roy Snow, Timo Juurakko, Chris Bayley and Damon Hansen of the Maple Ridge department will

hold out their boots for donations of money, toys and non-perishable food items as part of the annual Firefighters for Families Food Drive on Saturday,  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at grocery stores in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.