FirstMerit Trust donates $10,000 for public safety at Saginaw fireworks

Saginaw fireworks

FirstMerit Trust in Saginaw is donating $10,000 to the Saginaw Area Fireworks.

The money will go to fund public safety at this year's event, which is scheduled for July 4, 2013 at 10:15 p.m. on Ojibway Island.

However, officials who put on the fireworks say they are still in need to $25,000 to fund the event.

Firefighters will be set up at several intersections in the city on Wednesday to take donations. They will also be accepting donations Thursday during the show.

For more information you can check out their Facebook page.