Froyo fundraiser raises money for local firefighters

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A new frozen yogurt shop is using its first weekend in business to help local firefighters.

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt opened a new location at Coronado Center Saturday.

The shop gave out free and discounted frozen yogurt while accepting donations for the Rio Rancho Firefighter Survivor fund.

The owner, who also works with AFR, says he wanted to help firefighters who may be going through a tough time. 

“Everybody is one big family and when someone needs help, everybody steps up and helps so I just want to do want to do my part with all the blessings I’ve been given. I want to give back to my community,” says Si Do, Menchie’s Store Owner. 

The fundraiser continues Sunday. 

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