Johnny Appleseed Trail Association Donates to Phillipston Firefighters’ Association

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  • Posted on October 25, 2017

JATA-Fair-FF-Phillipston-donationThe Johnny Appleseed Trail Association (JATA) made a donation of $3,085.00 to the Phillipston Firefighters’ Association in September to aid in their fire relief efforts.  The donation came from a portion of the money raised at the 2017 Appleseed Country Fair held Labor Day weekend.

Roy M. Nascimento, president of the Johnny Appleseed Trail Association presented the check to Captain John Seamon, Jr. of the association (pictured on the right in the photo) on September 27, 2017 at Red Apple Farm in Phillipston, Massachusetts.

“We are extremely grateful to the hard working and dedicated members of the association for their efforts and assistance this year with the Appleseed Country Fair,” said Roy M. Nascimento, president of JATA. “The volunteers from the Phillipston Firefighters’ Association were critical in helping to organize the parking during the fair and did an amazing job of getting over 10,000 people in and out safely, quickly and easily.”