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15th Annual Tip-A-Cop Events Benefit Special Olympics Texas (Tyler and Angelina County)

July 27, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Statewide Event Raised $ 1, 746, 600 since 2008

What: As Special Olympics Texas races into the final heats of summer sports, Tyler and Lufkin’s Texas Roadhouse locations team up with local police to raise money for the state-wide organization. The fundraiser is part of a state-wide effort with dozens of other Texas Roadhouse locations holding fundraisers the same week.

Police officers will help serve guests at the “Tip-A-Cop” event and collect donations.

Over the past fourteen years, Texas Roadhouse restaurants across the state have raised more than $1,746,600 at this event for Special Olympics.

When: Thursday, July 27, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Where: Texas Roadhouse                     
2101 E. Southeast Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701                              

            Texas Roadhouse
4500 S. Medford Drive
Lufkin, TX 75901

Why: Texas Roadhouse has a continuous history of giving back to its communities.  In this case, 100% of all donations will go directly to Special Olympics Texas.

Based in Louisville, Kentucky, founded by Kent Taylor, Texas Roadhouse opened its doors in 1993 and has more than 600 locations in 49 states and 10 foreign countries. The family-friendly restaurant is famous for Hand-Cut steaks, Made-From-Scratch Sides, Fresh-Baked Bread, and a lively atmosphere. In 2022, Texas Roadhouse was named one of Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Companies. Texas Roadhouse also ranked third on Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Customer Service for Casual Dining Restaurants in 2021. In addition to Texas Roadhouse, the company owns and operates Bubba’s 33 and Jaggers, for more information, visit www.texasroadhouse.com.

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 58,800 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.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org.


July 27, 2023
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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