Local law enforcement raises money for Special Olympics

Local law enforcement is fundraising for the campaign "Cop On A Roof." This campaign will benefit Special Olympics Minnesota.

Posted: Aug 19, 2019 12:15 AM
Updated: Aug 19, 2019 8:57 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - Law enforcement officers are out looking to raise money for a special group of people.

The fundraising campaign is called"Cop on a roof." They're collecting donations for the law enforcement torch run, which benefits Special Olympics Minnesota.

People walking by were able to give a donation in exchange for a free donut coupon. Jessie Hare and her family made a stop to donate and enjoy a tasty treat. They have a family member with special needs and see the Special Olympics as a way for everyone to feel welcomed.

“A great way to raise money for a really good organization and it's fun for the kids and fun for the adults and you get donuts,” she said.

To donate, Click here.

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