Published September 18 2011
Tip a cop at Applebee’s for Special OlympicsFARGO – More than 100 law enforcement personnel will be hosting at Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bars across the state to raise awareness and tip money for Special Olympics.
The event will take place during dinner shifts from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at 11 Applebee’s restaurants in Fargo, Bismarck, Dickinson, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot and Williston.
This is the fifth annual event for the Law Enforcement Torch Run group. The Law Enforcement Torch Run program is the largest public awareness and fundraising program for Special Olympics throughout the world.
Last year’s event generated more than $12,400 and the group hopes to exceed that with this year‘s repeat event.