Kent CrossFit plans Officer Moreno fundraiser

Workout event set for Aug. 11

Diego Moreno

Diego Moreno

Kent Fire Fighters Local 1747 and Kent CrossFit will host an Officer Diego Moreno Memorial Hero Workout of the Day fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 11.

All are invited to participate in the free workout between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. at Kent CrossFit, 7405 S. 212th St. There is no minimum fitness level requirement. Donations may be made during the event or to any U.S. Bank branch office for his family under the Diego Moreno Memorial Fund.

Moreno, 35, is survived by his wife and two young children. He died in the line of duty on July 22 when struck by a fellow Kent Police officer during a pursuit. He was an eight-year veteran on the force.

Organizers of the workout include International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 1747, Kent Firefighters Foundation, IAFF Local 2595, Kent CrossFit and the Kent Police Department.

More in Business

Boeing considers moving 1,400 jobs to Kent

Transfers could start in first quarter of 2019

KDP honors the best in downtown business, community efforts

The Doorman Service Company’s Stewart receives President’s Award | PHOTOS

Bartells continues 16-year holiday tradition with Salvation Army donation drive

For the past 16 years, in partnership with The Salvation Army and… Continue reading

State unemployment rate falls again

Washington’s economy added 12,400 jobs in October and the state’s seasonally adjusted… Continue reading

Brown Bear Veteran’s Day free car wash is Nov. 11

As a way of saying “thank you” to the country’s military, Brown… Continue reading

Free job fair comes to Highline College on Oct. 23; more than 50 employers expected

More than 50 local employers with full-time, part-time and temporary job openings… Continue reading

Medicare 2019 open enrollment starts Oct. 15; get help in your local community

Medicare’s 2019 annual open enrollment period for prescription drug plans (Part D)… Continue reading

FedEx to hire 850 positions in Seattle to help with the holiday season

Part-time positions. Big-time potential. FedEx expects to add more than 55,000 seasonal… Continue reading

KDP presents inaugural Award Celebration on Nov. 7

Evening to recognize businesses and people who make a difference

Kent’s Blue Origin shooting for the moon

Aerospace company to work with Germany-based firms on moon travel