More than one local police department is raising money for Special Olympics this Friday at Dunkin Donuts.
Here is the press release from the Huntley Police Department:
Huntley PD participates in “Cop on Top” for Special Olympics on Friday, May 18, 5 AM-12 PM, at Dunkin Donuts.
Donut Eating Contest at 12 PM.
On Friday, May 18, 2018, from 5:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., at both Dunkin Donuts locations, 12090 Princeton and 9800 Route 47, the Huntley Police Department will take to the sky in support of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Illinois.
For the fifteenth year the Police Department will participate in “Cop on Top” in order to raise awareness and money for Special Olympics Illinois.
Officers will take to the roof top of Dunkin Donuts throughout the day in support of Special Olympics.
On the ground, a variety of Officers and community members will be collecting donations, selling 2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run merchandise and spending time with Special Olympic Athletes.
A donut eating contest will be held at 12:00 p.m., at the Princeton location.
Participants in the contest will include representatives from the Police Department, Village of Huntley, Huntley Chamber-Liberty Mutual Insurance, Huntley Park District, Consolidated School District 158, Dunkin Donuts, First Choice Physical Therapy, Northern IL Special Recreation (NISRA), Special Olympics, Trelevate and Tom Peck Ford.
Everyone who makes a donation to Special Olympics will receive a coupon for a free donut. The first seventy-five people to donate $10 or more will receive a Dunkin Donut coffee mug and everyone who donates will receive a coupon for a free donut.
Special Olympics Illinois supports nearly 23,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities and more than 20,000 young athletes ages 2-7 with and without intellectual disabilities from communities throughout the state including Huntley.
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COP ON TOP in Johnsburg
2018 marks the 16th anniversary of the Dunkin’ Donuts Cop on a Rooftop event supporting Special Olympics.
This year’s event will be held statewide on Friday, May 18th from 5 AM to 1 PM.
Make sure to stop by your local Dunkin’ Donuts and support our officers and Special Olympics.