CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- The Cedar Rapids Fire Department is selling pink t-shirts to support breast cancer awareness.
Firefighters are wearing the shirts or a navy blue T-shirts with a pink ribbon throughout the month.
The back of the shirts say "smoke detectors aren't the only things that need to be checked once a month".
One firefighter says cancer awareness is important to firefighters.
"If we're able to affect those out in the general public and prevent one case of cancer, then that's really a positive."
The shirts cost $20. You can buy them at the central fire station off of First Avenue Southeast. The money will go to Mercy Medical Center's Especially for You Fund.