PHOENIX, May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, May 20th in recognition of National Police Week, the Arizona Flower Market will be serving free coffee and donuts, as well as a free hot dog lunch, to any active or retired law enforcement officer who comes to the Arizona Flower Market on Friday from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. In addition they will be giving away blue and white themed flowers to the first 200 active or retired law enforcement officers who come down to the market. "We want to show law enforcement officers that we recognize and appreciate their dedication to public service for us all. Most importantly, we want to thank all the officers who serve or have served," said Brad Denham, owner of the Arizona Flower Market. The support of law enforcement is a cause that is near and dear to Brad and Cheryl Denham, the owners of Arizona Family Florist. Brad has 2 brothers who are long serving members of the Phoenix Police Department.
In addition to free food, the Arizona Flower Market will be selling blue and white flower bunches, as well as police-themed coffee mugs and balloons, as a way to raise money for Police Officer Ben Denham a 14-year veteran of the Phoenix Police Department, who was diagnosed with two rare autoimmune diseases "Systemic Sclerosis" which is a rare form of Scleroderma and "Polymyositis." "Both of his diseases are chronic and incurable, but with the right care can be treated and managed in the hopes of helping Ben reach his goal of completing 20 years of service with the department. Our focus right now is to keep Officer Denham's story front and center, so that there is a voice for others who suffer from these debilitating diseases," added Brad.
All proceeds raised from the sale of the police-themed flowers, coffee mugs and balloons will go to the medical fund set up for Officer Denham. 100% of the funds raised go towards Officer Denham's medical treatment and rehabilitation in an effort for him to return to work serving the community. Donations can be also be made directly to Offer Denham's medical fund at www.gofundme.com/OfficerDenham.
Event Details: Free food and beverages will be served to any active and retired Law Enforcement Officers on Friday May 20th from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. Free Flowers will be given away to law enforcement from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, or while supplies last. The market is located at 2050 S 16th Street Suite 105 Phoenix, AZ 85034. For details about the Arizona Flower Market visit www.azflowermarket.com
About Arizona Flower Market
Arizona Flower Market is Arizona's only wholesale to the public, DIY floral warehouse and is a division of parent company Arizona Family Florist, located in Phoenix, AZ. Arizona Family Florist was founded in 2005 and has quickly become one of the industry's leading floral and gift providers. Their multi-channel approach to retailing has spawned a diverse family of brands including an all occasion floral delivery service, Arizona Florist, and award-winning, full service bridal & event floral design studio, LUX Wedding Florist, all located in the same downtown complex dubbed the Phoenix Flower District. For more information about Arizona Family Florist visit www.azfamilyflorist.com.
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SOURCE Arizona Flower Market