Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

AZ D-Backs Honor First Responders

On Friday July 17th the Arizona Diamondbacks conducted a special Pre-game ceremony to recognize and honor first responders from around the state.  Representatives from various law enforcement, fire and military units received framed autographed player jerseys as a special thank you to the first responder community.

PLEA also received special regognition for its participation in the Luis Gonzalez Celebrity Hitting Challenge which raised $95,000 to benefit non-profit charities that support first responders and their families.

PLEA would like to extend special thanks to Arizona Public Service for sponsoring the PLEA team.

PLEA is recognized along with the 100 Club of Arizona and FIre personnel as recipients of funds raised by the LUIS Gonzalez Celebrity Hitting Challenge

PLEA is recognized by Luis Gonzalez of the Arizona Diamondbacks along with the 100 Club of Arizona and Fire personnel as recipients of funds raised by the Luis Gonzalez Celebrity Hitting Challenge

Below: Chief Joe Yahner of the Phoenix PD and Chief Kara Kalkbrenner of the Phoenix FD throw out the first pitch.