The Madison Firefighters Charity Fund holds one major fundraiser each year, the Firefighters Fall 5K & 10.2K. The course is run on paved streets by the historic homes of Madison GA. Proceeds support the Bill Cochran Scholarship Fund which provides scholarship funds for those studying nursing, EMT, or Criminal Justice. It also funds minor purchases outside the operating budget.
The 2020 Annual Firefighters Fall 5K and 10K with be virtual this year. A Virtual Road Race will be open to anyone registered for the race and run between October 3 and October 10. Runners will run on their own and submit their times via a link provided to them after registering with Classic Race Services. A drive-in awards ceremony will be held on Thursday October 15 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the City of Madison Public Works Building parking lot at 1501 Fairgrounds Rd.