Charlie Brennan

BRENNAN: Hey, First Responders: Put Your Wallets Away!

Charlie Brennan
June 27, 2018 - 3:37 pm

Here is an UPDATED list of places where first responders can get freebies in our campaign to Thank Our First Responders.  It all started when St. Louis travel executive Jeff Drew decided to buy a free sandwich, chips and soda at Protzel’s Deli (7608 Wydown) for all police, fire, EMT, and military.  Since he started, about 1000 first responders have taken him up on his offer.  The deal has been extended through July! Here are all deals waiting for our men and women in uniform.  Note some of the restrictions.

  • Judy at A Floral Gallery (7619 Wydown Blvd) is offering a free small flower arrangement to any first responder through July (314-727-1166).
  • The Pasta House is offering a free salad with any purchase to any first responder in July.
  • Jeff Drew is buying a free sandwich, chips and soda for any first responder (police, fire, EMT, military) at Protzels Deli (7608 Wydown).
  • Keith Took of Old Town Donuts in Florissant (508 N. Florissant) and Cottleville (3941 Mid Rivers Mall) is offering a free donut and coffee to any first responder permanently! Thanks, Keith!
  • Dennis at Al’s Cleaners (7620 Wydown) is cleaning the uniform of any first responder at no charge through July.
  • Irena Derkach, a hairdresser  at Salon Lofts, 104 Gay Avenue, 63105, will cut the hair of  any first responder at no charge through July.  314-807-4349.
  • Bob at the Washington Avenue Post (1315 Washington Avenue in downtown St. Louis) is giving a free cup of coffee to any police, fire, EMT or military in uniform or with ID.
  • Ellbee’s General Store in Wentzville (6 West Main) is handing out free coffee to all first responders through July (thanks, Linda!).
  • Pet Supplies Plus in Ballwin, Oakville, and Warson Woods is offering a free bag of dog food to any K-9 officer through May.
  • John Deardeuff of New Seasons Spa and Salon in South County’s Ronnie’s Plaza is offering one of the following services to any first responder through July: free haircut, free 30-minute massage with Michelle, or a free eyebrow wax. (314-842-6500).
  • Gene Matlock of Matlock Landscaping in South County will clean the gutters for any first responder through July.  (314) 598-3306.
  • Ricky Johnson (USMC, ret.) will install a free ADT security system (1 motion detector, 3 doors, one camera) and provide 3 free months of monitoring to any first responder through July.  Call (314) 398-1500.
  • All area Curves fitness centers are offering a free one-month membership to all first responders and their spouses through July and no initiation fee after that.  All must sign a liability waiver.  (Curves equipment is designed for women).
  • The Kallial Law Firm (231 S. Bemiston Ave., Clayton, MO 63105) is offering a free last will and testament and power of attorney through July for any first-responder or military. [email protected]
  • Dominic Consolino of Amighetti’s on the Hill (5141 Wilson Ave.) is offering a free “Amighetti’s Special” to any first responder through July. (314) 776-2855
  • Gallery of Beauty (11874 Gravois in Sunset Hills) is offering a free manicure or pedicure to any first responder through July. (314-842-7676)
  • Helen at Mani and Pedi Nail Spa, 511 Hanley Road, is offering a free manicure through July for all first responders. (314) 312-6589.
  • First responders and police officers can choose between Chuck or Diana for  ONE FREE  - ONE HOUR WORKOUT SESSION at Titanium Fitness  ( $85.00 value ) through July.  Please call 314-603-9139 to set up a session.7622 Wydown Blvd. in Clayton.