Bend Fire is looking for a little inspiration.
Spokesperson Cindy Kettering says they are planning on participating in the National Firefighters Stairclimb in Seattle in March, and to help raise funds for leukemia / lymphoma, they are looking for their "Inspiration to Climb". "We are also looking for our "inspiration to climb." each year we look for a local child who is battling leukemia /lymphoma, one of the blood cancers. And we like to honor the child and their family; as our inspiration to climb and we are looking for that child, we have not yet found them."
Kettering says the Bend Firefighters will be at the Bend Brewing Company Wednesday hoisting brews to raise money for leukemia. All proceeds from 5-7 p.m. will go to the firefighters 2013 Stairclimb .