On Friday, Chester Police and Firefighters staged their 2nd charity basketball game to raise funds for the Boys and Girls Club.

The Chester City Fire Fighters IAFF Local 1400, along with The Chester City Police FOP Lodge 19 presented a check, in the amount of $1,200.00, to the Boys and Girls Club of Chester. A Special thanks to FOP President James Nolan and Financial Secretary John Ross for offering a donation on behalf of the Chester Police FOP Lodge.

Firefighter Kevin Postlewait, along with other members from the City Firefighters union helped plan a tailgate party held at a Philadelphia Union game to raise funds. William Rigby, Vice President of the firefighters union reached out to raise funds from private donors, along with donating tickets to a Philadelphia Phillies Game that was raffled off at the tailgate party.

FEATURE PHOTO: John Ross and William Rigby

Officer in training
Cheerleaders working on their moves
Sold out arena cheering every score
Janet Riley-Ford & John Ross
George Gervin’s finger-roll wasn’t this sweet
One more second and I would have captured this rim rattling dunk
I think these firefighters got cut from the team but came out to support anyway
When you’re one of the best baseball/softball players to ever come out of Chester, basketball is a joke
“Will someone remind him this is only a charity game?”
Group shot of the police and fireman with the Boys and Girls Club kids and staff
Hands Up Don’t Shoot
You be the judge. Was it a block or not?
“You know if you don’t get a double-double, you can’t be the police chief again?”
You better keep your hands off the police