On Saturday, April 5, 2014, local Law Enforcement will be participating in Tip-A-Cop event at Grimaldi's Pizzerias at Citrus Park, Westshore and Countryside Malls to help raise money and awareness for Special Olympics Florida. Deputies from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office and Special Olympics Florida athletes will be at the Citrus Park Mall location from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tip-A-Cop is part of the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) campaign. LETR, which includes a statewide series of relay runs and special events like Tip-A-Cop, is made possible by more than 5,000 Florida law enforcement officers who help raise money and public awareness for Special Olympics Florida. Globally, the LETR is the largest grassroots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle for Special Olympics.
Special Olympics Florida provides year-round sports training and competition to 15,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities, at no cost to the athlete or their caregiver, as a means to achieve physical fitness, self-esteem, socialization skills, and the life skills necessary to be a productive, respected and contributing members of their communities.
For more information visit: www.specialolympicsflorida.org
Special Olympics Florida
Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
Grimaldi's Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria
Cops Trade-in Handcuffs for Aprons and Gourmet Pizza
April 5th, 2014
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Grimaldi's, Citrus Park Mall, Tampa, Florida
Grimaldi's, Countryside Mall, C, Florida