FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- The Fairfield Police Department is selling a custom throw blanket to raise money for college scholarships.
The 2016 Fairfield Police Department Custom Throw 48-by-68-inch blanket is on sale for $40. The proceeds will go to the Fairfield Police Union Scholarship Fund, a 501(c)(3) charity, according to police.
The fund was established in 2014 and benefits the children of Fairfield police officers. The foundation also awards scholarships annually to graduating Fairfield High School seniors who plan to pursue a career in law enforcement or are the children of a police officer.
Blankets are available at:
- Vintage Garden, 1189 Post Road, Fairfield.
- Fairfield Women's Exchange, 32 Pequot Ave., Southport.
- Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield.
- Human Resources Office, Independence Hall, 725 Old Post Road, Fairfield.
Click here to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.