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Sunday, June 10, 2012

Law Enforcement Torch Run/Special Olympics - Park Ridge

09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

Running East on Dempster from I-294 to Milwaukee Ave
Des Plaines, IL , 60018

Members of the Park Ridge Police Department have once again been invited to participate in the "Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics". This run has been set up to help raise money for the Special Olympics Program. It will be their 26th year participating in this event. The P.R.P.D. team will be running on Dempster from I-294 to Milwaukee Avenue, approximately 2.2 miles at approximately 10:00 a.m.

The Special Olympics Program was established to help children and adults with mental retardation through year-round sports training and athletic competition. Most area police departments will be participating by running a leg of the course through their city.
The PRPD team will be running East ON Dempster STARTING AT Northwest Highway and running to Milwaukee Avenue, approximately 2 miles at approximately 10:00 a.m.
The pace will be slow with the Illinois State Police providing an escort for the runners. Each runner will receive a free T-shirt for his or her participation in the run. IF YOU WISH TO JOIN US IN THE RUN, (you can run or ride a bike) please contact the PRPD SOON.
Entry forms and further information can be obtained from Officer Julie Genualdi
If you are busy and unable to join us for the run, but would like to make a charitable contribution, there will be a limited number of T-shirts and hats available to purchase.
  • T-shirts $15
  • Hats $15
  • Pins $5
  • Harley Raffle $10
  • Travel Coffee Mug $10
Please come out and help support this worthy cause!
For information and/or to donate contact:
Officer Julie Genualdi: PRPD, 200 South Vine, Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 318-5233
Calendar of Law Enforcement Fundraising Events:
Cop on Rooftop
Friday, June 1, 2012
5:00 am to 2:00 pm
Park Ridge Dunkin Donut Locations
Torch Run
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Run begins at 10:00 a m
Dempster St @ Northwest Hwy to Milwaukee Ave.
Spare Change for Real Change
Friday, July 20, 2012
Various Locations (Canning Day)
Plane Pull
Saturday, September 15, 2012
O’Hare Airport
More Information Coming Soon

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