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Bowling for Badges, Presented by QVC on Aug. 18
Special Olympics Texas

August, 2015

Roll out support for Special Olympics Texas athletes at Bandera Bowl (6700 Huebner Rd. in San Antonio) for Bowling for Badges, presented by QVC, on Tuesday, August 18. This Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) fundraiser benefits more than 9,300 SOTX athletes in the San Antonio area.

 

Registration begins at 6:00 p.m. and Bowling for Badges gets underway at 6:30 p.m. The entry fee is $25 per person and $100 per team.  The fee includes two games and shoe rental.  

 

To sign up or learn about volunteer opportunities in the San Antonio area, contact Anna Twitty (atwitty@sotx.org) at 210.530.9898.

 

About the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR)

The Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) is Special Olympics' largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle.  In Texas, the Law Enforcement Torch Run began in 1985 and had grown to become one of the largest in the nation.  In the last decade, Torch Run has contributed over $11 million through the dedication of thousands of law enforcement personnel fundraising on behalf of SOTX.  The support provided by this dedicated group has contributed greatly to programs in local communities, which involve more than 53,400 athletes with intellectual disabilities throughout the state.

 

About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 53,400 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas;fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTXyoutube.com/specialolympicstexas. Visit the SOTX-San Antonio Area Facebook page at fb.com/SOTX20.

 

Presenting Sponsor:

QVC

 

Co-Sponsors:
Coca-Cola Refreshments, Food Town, H-E-B Tournament of Champions,

Law Enforcement Torch Run, Sam’s Club and Walmart



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