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Enjoy A Short Stack For A Tall Cause At Garfield Flapjack Fundraiser

A pancake breakfast fundraiser is planned for Saturday in memory Garfield High School graduate and Navy Seal Freddie N. Porter.
A pancake breakfast fundraiser is planned for Saturday in memory Garfield High School graduate and Navy Seal Freddie N. Porter. Photo Credit: Freddie N. Porter Memorial Scholarship Foundation

GARFIELD, N.J. — A Flapjack Fundraiser in honor of fallen U.S. Navy Seal Freddie Porter will be held at the new Garfield Applebee’s tomorrow, Sept. 19. Tickets cost $10.

Porter, a Garfield High School graduate, was killed in 2007 during a training mission involving a tugboat and eight barges in Norfolk, Va.

To keep his memory alive, his family created the created the Freddie N. Porter Scholarship Fund, a nonprofit organization that gives scholarships to deserving GHS graduates.

The annual fundraiser will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. at Applebee’s, 186 Passaic St. in Garfield. CLICK HERE for more details.

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