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10/10/07 07-107

10/10/07 07-107


October 10, 2007


SFPD To Host Special Olympics Fund-Raising Events October 20

The San Francisco Police Department continues its support of Special Olympics, which provides year-round sports training and athletic competitions for over 3,000 individuals with developmental disabilities in the West Bay area, by hosting three fund-raising events on Saturday, October 20, in the Jefferson and Hyde streets area beginning at 8:00 A.M.

The first event is the ever-popular Tip-a-Cop, in which officers become waiters taking orders instead of giving them, and donate their tips to Special Olympics. Tip-a-cop will be held at the Buena Vista Café at the foot of Hyde Street at Jefferson from 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Starting at 10:00 A.M., San Francisco police officers and San Francisco firefighters will face off in the Pull-a-Cable Car event near Jefferson and Hyde. Each team will raise donations to go toward Special Olympics.

The Plunge-into-the-Bay event begins at 12:00 noon in Aquatic Park near the location of the Pull-a-Cable Car event. Each brave plunger (including a city official or two?) will raise sponsorships, the proceeds again to go to Special Olympics.

For more information, please contact:

Tip-a-Cop and Plunge-into-the-Bay events Pull-a-Cable Car event

Officer Deborah Neil Sergeant Bob Guinan

415-509-5618 415-850-5726

850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229
email: sfpdpbaf@pacbell.net

Last updated: 9/14/2009 11:33:59 AM