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Kentucky State Police to hold Special Olympics fundraiser

Posted at 7:43 AM, May 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-17 07:43:21-04

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police is conducting a fundraiser for Special Olympics.

Starting Monday, the agency will park cruisers at 16 locations statewide for a week. People are encouraged to cover the cruisers with custom stickers for a minimum donation of $1, State Police said in a news release.

The Cover the Cruiser donations will go directly to Special Olympics Kentucky. The annual state summer games are scheduled to be held in person June 5 at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond.

Kentucky State Police raised $16,200 for Special Olympics athletes last year.