Special Olympics North Carolina News
Last Chance to Purchase Motorcycle Raffle Tickets
Enter to win a BMW RTP 1200 retired, custom painted, police geared motorcycle! Tickets are $20 each or $100 for six tickets and are on sale through the end of October. Tickets may be purchased online or through your local Law Enforcement Torch Run officer. A winner will be drawn on November 8, 2014. View photos of the custom painted bike or see it in person at the North Carolina State Fair, October 16-26! Visit the Raleigh Police Department booth to check out what could be your new ride!
Bocce Season Wraps Up
Hundreds of athletes and Unified Partners displayed their bocce skills at the state-level Bocce Tournament. Competition took place in Asheville and Wilson on Oct. 11 and in Burlington on Oct. 18. Results will be posted soon.
Meanwhile, qualifying events for fall sports including cycling, golf, roller skating, soccer and tennis have just concluded as athletes and Unified Partners prepare for state-level competition at the Fall Tournament in High Point Nov. 8-9. Come volunteer and see true ability!
Annual Red Robin Tip-A-Cop Returns
Red Robin’s ninth annual Tip-A-Cop® event will take place in North Carolina on Saturday, Oct. 25 from the hours of 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at 14 local restaurants. North Carolina Law Enforcement Torch Run officers will volunteer their time as servers alongside Red Robin’s wait staff to collect tips from guests to raise funds for Special Olympics North Carolina. View more details.