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$25,000 Raised from 9th Fire Truck Pull

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Queer Youth Team 2012! Winners of Audience Favorite!

On Saturday, September 15th, 9 teams of 12 pullers met on Church Street to determine who could pull a fully loaded Burlington City Fire Truck the fastest, raise the most money, be best dressed, and win audience favorite.  It was a spectacle all around and everyone at Outright VT is so thankful for everyone who participated.

Save the Date for our 10th Annual Fire Truck Pull – Sat. Sept. 28th, 2013!

Congrats to the following winning teams from 2012:

Fastest Pull Time: PULL MONTY! (14.30 seconds)

Most Money Raised: DEMS FOR OUTRIGHT ($6,530!)

Most Money Raised by an Individual: ARSHAD HASAN ($2,600)

Best Dressed: THE HONEYBADGERS

Honeybadgers Best Dressed 2012

Audience Favorite: THE QUEER YOUTH TEAM

Thanks to the rest of our amazing teams as well!

UVM Fraternity & Sorority Life

Team Gaga

Healthy Living

Wet Hot Queer Summer

Vermont Labor Unions (VSEA, AFL-CIO & VT-NEA)

Dems for Outright VT 2012

Check out their amazing fundraising feats on our Fire Truck 2012 website!

And special thanks to all our event staff, volunteers, and partnering groups:

Mayor Miro Weinberger

DJs Alan Perry & Rob Douglas

The Burlington City Fire Department

The Church Street Marketplace

SD Ireland

Our amazing volunteer event staff: Jacob, Rachel, Jamie, Bekcy, Jess, Lara, Katie, Claire, Krisit, Lily, Emiry, Christina, Hannah, David, Kirsten, Gillian,

Pull Monty 2012 Fastest Pull

and Shannon!

Save the Date for our 10th Annual Fire Truck Pull – Sat. Sept. 28th, 2013!

Check out ALL the hundreds of photos from 2012 here:


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