Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – This coming week, many will be celebrating Emergency Service personnel through the 8th annual “EMS Week Bass Tournament” at the Chester Frost Park boat ramp, beginning Monday, May 21st.
Emergency Medical Technicians, Paramedics, Firefighters, Police Officers and Hospital personnel throughout the Tennessee, Georgia, and South Carolina area will be supporting the SEEMSDA Paramedic Scholarship Program and local charity, The Forgotten Child Fund, to fish the Chickamauga Lake in search of the “biggest fish” and overall weight of their five best fish.
Since 2011, The “EMS Week Bass Tournament” has provided funding for 10 college students pursuing a career in EMS and donated over $2,600 to The Forgotten Child Fund.
On average, 100 Emergency service personal register in this charity event.
The event will kick off at 7:30am and weight-in will be at 4:00pm.