Community members to host fundraiser for retiring firefighter | SummitDaily.com

Community members to host fundraiser for retiring firefighter

Summit Daily staff report
Highside Brewing in Frisco.

Residents and officials in Summit County are banding together to help raise funds for a local firefighter who’s currently facing medical retirement.

After serving the residents of Summit County for 20 years, training captain Tyson Houston with Summit Fire & EMS is facing a medical retirement, and residents are looking to raise funds to benefit him and his family through the process. On May 22, HighSide Brewing in Frisco will be hosting a fundraiser, featuring dinner, drinks and a raffle with prizes to help raise money.

The event cost $20 for admission, and raffle tickets are $10 a piece (prizes include skis, a snowboard and more). The fundraiser will begin at 5 p.m.

Additionally, a GoFundMe campaign has been set up for Houston. The campaign can be found at GoFundMe.com under the name “Fundraiser for Captain Tyson Houston.”


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