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LT. PAUL HENKE of Hood River Fire and EMS asks passers-by to “fill the boot” during a First Friday event last year in order to raise money for muscular dystro-phy. The department recently had its best year ever in the history of its partici-pation in the program, raising $17,500 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

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