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Applebee's Tip-A-Cop THIS THURSDAY!

Join us Thursday, October 18th from 5:00 - 9:00 PM as the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department & California Highway Patrol Officers work alongside the Yucca Valley Applebee's staff as servers and hosts!  The officers will be accepting tips from dinner patrons to benefit Special Olympics Southern Californa athletes in the Inland Empire Region.

California Pizza Kitchen Tip-A-Cop was a Huge Success!

A huge SHOUT OUT to all who helped make the October 11th California Pizza Kitchen's Tip-A-Cop a success! 

Law Enforcement Officers in Chino Hills, Palm Desert, Rancho Cucamonga and Temecula worked along CPK's awesome servers and hosts and raised more than $6,529 in tips and other donations to support our Special Olympics Athletes! 

 Thank you to everyone for your support of Special Olympics and all of our athletes, coaches and volunteers.


California Pizza Kitchen offering 20% back ALL DAY!

We are still waiting on the final donation from this portion of the fundraiser.  We will update soon. 

Pizza with a Purpose:

ALL DAY on Wednesday, October 10th AND Thursday, October 11th, California Pizza Kitchen will donate 20% of your check to Special Olympics Southern California Inland Empire Region. All you have to do is present your server with a copy of the flyer. (THIS EVENT IS IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE TIP-A-COP ON THURSDAY)


Did you know?

Show your support for local athletes with Down Syndrome and other intellectual disabilities, by attending a Special Olympics event.  Whether you attend a competition or fundraisers, our athletes will be excited by the encouragement they receive from the community.

Thank you Fontana School Police Department

A huge THANK YOU to everyone for making the October 4th Applebee’s Tip-A-Cop a success! 

We're excited to announce that a total of $4311.00 was raised to support our Special Olympics athletes! 

 Thank you to everyone for your support of Special Olympics and all of our athletes, coaches and volunteers.


Thank You Rancho Cucamonga!

We'd like to send a big shout out to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Special Agents, Rock & Brews staff, SOSC Athletes and family members along with the local community who came out to support the Rock & Brews Tip-A-Cop on September 20th.

The event was a success and together we raised more than $2,200! 

All funds raised to benefit Special Olympics Southern California athletes in the Inland Empire Region!

We appreciate you!  


Don’t miss your chance to become one of the many volunteers needed to create a transformative experience for the athletes who will compete in each of these competitions.


2018 Inland Empire Regional Fall Games (Soccer and Softball)

October 20, 2018, 7:30 am – 5:00 p

Big League Dreams, Perris, CA

Click HERE to register

Mark Your Calendars!

Downloadable flyers for all of these events will be posted here and on our Facebook Page but you can click the links for general information. 

Thursday, October 18

Tip-A-Cop, Applebee's, Yucca Valley

Thursday, November 1

Tip-A-Cop, Red Robin, La Quinta

Friday, November 2
Cop-On-A-Rooftop, All Dunkin Donuts locations throughout Southern California 

Thursday, November 8

Tip-A-Cop, Oggi's, Barstow

Sunday, November 18

Zumba Masterclass for Special Olympics, Active Church, Yucaipa

Saturday, March 2, 2019

8th Annual Big Bear Polar Plunge, Big Bear

Sunday, May 19, 2019

18th Annual Temecula Torch Run, Temecula

Sunday, November 2, 2019

Hats off to Special Olympics Casino Night, Redlands