Let's show our support for Special Olympics and send Grand Prairie City Manager Tom Hart and Assistant Police Chief Don Trask "Over the Edge."
WHO: Grand Prairie City Manager Tom Hart and Assistant Police Chief Don Trask have agreed to go "Over the Edge," rappelling down a 15-story building with other DFW-area participants on Nov. 8, 2014, if they each raise $1,000 for Special Olympics Texas.
WHY: The Over the Edge event, sponsored by Special Olympics Texas, is being conducted statewide to raise awareness and money (and your heart rate) to support more than 44,000 Special Olympics Texas athletes. DFW-area participants who reach their fundraising goals will rappel down the Bank Tower at Oak Cliff, 400 S. Zang Blvd., in Dallas, Nov. 7-8, 2014.
HOW: You can send Tom Hart and Don Trask Over the Edge by contributing toward their $1,000 fundraising goals by donating online, by mail or in person.
Your tax-deductible donation goes to support Texas Special Olympics athletes.
Donations by Mail:
Please make checks payable to "Special Olympics Texas" and mail to:
Grand Prairie Police
PO Box 534045
Grand Prairie, TX 75053
Donations in Person:
Donation buckets for cash or check* are located:
City Hall, 317 College St.
City Hall Annex, 318 W. Main St.
Public Safety Building, 1525 Arkansas Ln.
*Please make checks payable to "Special Olympics Texas"
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 51,300 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.