KNOXVILLE, TN – Cherokee Distributing Company and MillerCoors have teamed up and are pleased to announce a joint donation of $12,000 to the local fire departments who served during last year’s wildfires in Blount and Sevier counties.
Each of the following fire departments will receive a $1,000 gift:
Blount County Fire Department
Caton Chapel Volunteer Fire Department
English Mountain Volunteer Fire Department
Kodak Fire Department
Pigeon Forge Fire Department
Pittman Center Volunteer Fire Department
Sevier County Rescue Squad
Sevier County Volunteer Fire Department
Sevierville Fire Department
Seymour Fire Department
Walden’s Creek Volunteer Fire Department
Wears Valley Volunteer Fire Department
For every case of Coors Banquet beer sold during the month of December, Cherokee Distributing Company and MillerCoors donated 50 cents to local fire departments whose areas were affected by the fires. The proceeds from the campaign totaled $12,000.
Cherokee Distributing Company area manager Mike Dunn (center) presents a check for $1,000 to the Blount County Fire Department. Cherokee Distributing Company and MillerCoors teamed up to donate a total of $12,000 to the fire departments who bravely fought the wildfires in Blount and Sevier counties in 2016. Pictured from left: Blount County Fire Department Lieutenant Tim Ogle, Mike Dunn and Blount County Fire Department Captain Kermit Easterling. Photo submitted.