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Fundraiser for Officer’s Daughter Injured in Fiery Plane Crash
August 6, 2010

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From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday (August 7), the public is invited to a fundraiser for a Houston police officer’s daughter seriously injured in an Alaskan plane crash.

Organizers are calling the event “The Rachel Zientek Big Top Fundraiser and Barbeque.”  Admission is free.  There will be live music, food and numerous activities for families and children.

Rachel Zientek, 16, suffered severe burns throughout much of her lower body in the crash on June 1.  She spent nearly two months in a hospital and is continuing her lengthy recovery.  The community and fellow officers have shown overwhelming support for Rachel, her mother, Tammy, and father, HPD Officer Mike Zientek of the Northeast Patrol Divsion.

WHAT:     Fundraiser for Officer’s Daughter Injured in Plane Crash

DATE:       Saturday (August 7)

TIME:       10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WHERE:   Town Center Park, 8 North Main Street, Kingwood