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“COPS ON THE COOP” with CHICK-FIL-A to benefit Special Olympics

Lexington, SC (April 3, 2019) – The Lexington Police Department will kick off 2019 fundraising efforts to benefit Special Olympics athletics with two days of “Cops on the Coop” events at Chick-fil-A Saluda Pointe on Thursday, April 4 and Friday, April 5, 2019.

Lexington Police Department officers, with help from Volunteers in Police Services (V.I.P.S.) members, will be at Chick-fil-A Saluda Pointe, which is located at 4295 Sunset Blvd. in Lexington, from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. each day of the “Cops on the Coop”.

Officers and V.I.P.S. will be collecting donations of cash, check or credit card at the restaurant front door area and in the drive thru lanes as well. Chick-fil-A Saluda Pointe will be giving away complimentary treat or sandwich cards to use at a later visit for those who make a donation and there will be Special Olympics apparel for purchase.

All money donated will benefit the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics to directly support the over 29,000 Special Olympics athletes in South Carolina.

Chief Terrence Green said, “The Lexington Police Department has had a longstanding relationship with Special Olympics South Carolina and the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics and these events with Chick-fil-A Saluda Pointe are always a success. Thanks in advance to everyone who makes “Cops on the Coop” part of their day this week as you are helping us make a difference for Special Olympics athletes.”

Please visit the Special Olympics South Carolina website along with the

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics website for more information. There is also a Cops on the Coop – Chick-fil-A Saluda Pointe Facebook Events page with information as well.

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