Officers to Collect Donations for Special Olympics Texas

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 04/04 2014 01:48PM

Updated 04/04 2014 01:49PM

AMARILLO -- Amarillo Police will be out on today from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on tomorrow from 9 a.m. until 5 pm., rain or shine at the intersections of 34th and Bell, 45th and Bell, 34th and Coulter, 45th and Coulter, 45 and Western, I-40 and Coulter, I-40 and Souncy, I-40 and Georgia.

The Law Enforcement Torch Run is Special Olympics' largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle.  

In the last decade, Torch Run has contributed over $11 million through the dedication of thousands of law enforcement personnel fundraising on behalf of 

The support provided by this dedicated group has contributed greatly to programs in local communities, which involve more than 51,300 athletes with intellectual disabilities throughout the state.

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