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7 May 2009 - Special Olympics EventsWarning - this news article expired on 2009-06-07. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable 7 May 2009 - Special Olympics Events

Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics

The Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics is the movement's largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle. At its most basic level, the Torch Run is an actual running event in which officers and athletes run the ?Flame of Hope? to the Opening Ceremonies of local Special Olympics competitions, Provincial Games, and National Summer or Winter Games.

It is through the dedication, commitment and passion of the men and women in Law Enforcement that enables the Ontario program to continue to be not only the #1 fundraising arm for Special Olympics Ontario, but a world-class program recognized Internationally for raising in excess of $1,000,000 each and every year!

Up coming events in Belleville

Event#1 - Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics (2.4km)

Tuesday May 26th, 2009 11:00 a.m., start at Winners Exit of the Quinte Mall run to City Hall

Event #2 - Boston Pizza Promotion

Wednesday May 27th, 2009 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Police officers from local law enforcement agencies will be serving food in an attempt to raise money and awareness for the Special Olympics.

Event #3 - Carwash & BBQ (Peter Smith Dealership)

Saturday May 30th, 2009 from 10:00 to 2:00pm

Law enforcement officers along with local special Olympians wash cars and BBQ