Fajitas for Fire Funds in Saguache
Cinco de Mayo in the Park
A fundraiser for the Saguache Volunteer Fire Department, come and join the fun this Wednesday, May 5 at Otto Mears Park from 4 – 8 p.m. The fire crew will be serving up a fajitas (chicken or beef) plate for $10. The meal comes with a drink. To-go orders will also be available by calling 719-221-3762. Proceeds benefit the Saguache Fire Department. The local band Old School will also be playing live music and the public is invited to bring a chair and make a picnic of it!
Volunteer: It Does a Body Good!
There are many ways to get involved in Saguache Today especially before an emergency or a disaster occurs. Volunteer and get trained with a recognized organization involved in disaster response and recovery before the next disaster event. There are many organizations and faith-based groups in our community that need volunteers.
- Saguache Volunteer Fire Department. Est 1902, Saguache Volunteer Fire Department is a member of the Northern Saguache County Fire Protection District. Currently, they have 24 active members.
- Saguache County Search & Rescue (SAGSAR) is part of the Saguache County Sheriff’s Department. SAGSAR performs wilderness search and rescue operations mainly in the Northern Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. SAGSAR is a volunteer team that does not charge for search and rescue missions. You can help save lives and defray the costs of operations by making a tax-deductible donation through their donation page and help meet the needs for technical gear, training, and administrative costs. If you are interested in joining SAGSAR please fill out the application online by clicking here: SAGSAR Application – and mail to: Saguache County Sheriff’s office: PO Box 265, Saguache, CO 81149 or call 719-655-2525.