Debt of Gratitude to San Francisco Fire Department
Walk For The Gold 2003
By Lisa Kim Jones, Development Dir. Special Olympics of Northern Calif.
Special Olympics of Northern California would like to offer this letter of thanks and appreciation to the 2003 Walk For The Gold Firefighters Volunteer Committee and all of the members and organizations of the San Francisco Fire Department which participated in making the November 1, 2003, Walk For The Gold at Pac Bell Park a huge success.

The collective efforts of the volunteer members, whether it was marking and monitoring the route of the walk, inflating and placing balloons, assisting with registration and/or staffing medical stations combined to make the event an overwhelming accomplishment.

We would like to give a special thanks to the committee members and group participants:

San Francisco Fire Department Special Olympics Committee:
Retired Assistant Chief Scott Peoples
Captain Rene Revel
Lt. John Ferrando
Lt. Ricky Ford
Firefighter Kenny Smith
Firefighter Ron Johansen
Firefighter Roman Rubicava
Firefighters Local 798
Lt. Ray Molinari, SFFD Color Guard
Members Asian Firefighters Dragon Team
SFFD Pioneer Memorial Museum
SFFD Fire Reserves
Capt. Dente, Station 35 and the Fireboat Guardian
SFFD Medic 7
Kit Powers, Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services
SFFD Truck Companies 8 and 10
Gospel Creek Blue Grass Band

Your individual contribution and partnership with Special Olympics is greatly appreciated. We look forward to working with you on the 2004 Walk For The Gold!

For more information on the 2004 Walk For The Gold, please contact Lisa Kim Jones: 415-593-3250 ext. 208,,


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