Tavern in the Square Tip-A-Cop a success

On Tuesday July 16, six Tavern in the Square restaurant locations held Tip-A-Cop events for Special Olympics Massachusetts. Each event featured local law enforcement officers and Special Olympics athletes helping out the waitstaff as “celebrity waiters.” After customers were finished with their meal they were provided envelopes to give a donation to Special Olympics Massachusetts if they would like. Some locations also had promotions like dunk tanks, raffles and sports memorabilia for sale to raise money. All locations offered a limited edition fruity pebbles donut for $5. All proceeds from donut sales will be donated to Special Olympics Massachusetts….

Author: Catherine Twing

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Polar Plunge January Fundraising Contest

2019 is here, and with a new year brings another year of Polar Plunge season! We are so excited to kick off the 2019 Plunge season with our fundraising contest that will last throughout January. The first week of the contest will begin Saturday, January 5, 2019 and go until the following Friday at 9 p.m. The top fundraiser in that Saturday to Friday period is the week’s winner and will receive a Plunge “swag” prize to reward their fundraising efforts! The three weeks of competition will run Saturday January 5- Friday, January 11, Saturday January 12-Friday, January 18,…

Author: Special Olympics Massachusetts

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Law Enforcement Torch Run’s 2018 in Review

By: LETR Executive Council Co-Director, Retired Chief Rick Pierce Greetings, With 2018 coming to a close, Law Enforcement Torch Run Executive Co-Director Chief DiGianvittorio and I would like to extend our sincere thanks for all your hard work and dedication to raising funds and awareness for Special Olympics athletes across Massachusetts. Our Massachusetts LETR program has continued to grow in 2018 and we have welcomed many newcomers who have joined our ranks and even organized some first-time fundraisers. We continue to expand across the state from north to south and east to west while gaining new partners and conducting some…

Author: Meghan O'Neil

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