By KAROLYN GEPHART
A special fundraiser is planned to help Pearland Fire Marshal Greg Bozdech.
BBQ for Boz Benefit, sponsored by the Pearland Professional Firefighter’s Association, will take place April 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event will benefit medical expenses for Bozdech.
The barbecue and an escorted motorcycle ride will be held at the Pearland VFW Hall at 4202 W. Walnut Street in Pearland.
The event will also offer both a live and silent auction, kids’ activities, Police/Fire K-9 dogs, and a firetruck show.
To be part of the escorted motorcycle ride, registration will take place the day of the event from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. at Blue’s Bar and Grill on 11948 Hwy. 6 in Santa Fe. Registration is $20 per bike or $10 for passengers, meal ticket included.
Barbecue only tickets are $10 and include a barbecue sandwich with chips.
Bozdech was appointed Fire Marshall in June 2016 and leads the office that handles fire inspection, arson investigation, and environmental crimes.
For tickets or more information for BBQ for Boz, contact Kevin Collins at 832-228-6740 or Jason Shafer at 409-392-3508.