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International Conference Interest Form


 

Registration has officially closed for the International Conference. If you have any questions please contact Sandy Nash at snash@soill.org.


Law Enforcement Torch Run Events


 

Law Enforcement Torch Run Events

Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Miller Park Lake
 
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Carlyle Lake
 
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Moorman Lake
 
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SIU Campus Lake
 
Feb 23 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am Keglers Crest Hill Lanes
Click here to view the flyer for the event!
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Fox Lake - Lakefront Park
 
Feb 24 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm Credit Union 1 Arena
Come cheer on Cook County, Chicago, and UIC’s finest as they battle for bragging rights! Special Olympics Illinois athletes will play alongside officers on both teams to make this a truly unified event! Check out[...]
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lake Decatur
 
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm South Sandusky Beach
 
Mar 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm Rock Cut Sate Park - Olson Lake
 
Mar 2 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm Lake Springfield
 
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club
 
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Manteno Lake
 
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Springs State Park
 
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Loon Lake - Silver Springs State Park
 
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Leisure Lake
 
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lake of the Woods
 
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Twin Lakes
 
Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Grossinger Motors Arena
Mar 24 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm Jumer's Casino
 
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Wicks Lake at Jumers
 
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Lake Sara
For more information, please view Lake Sara Dam Run Flyer.
May 17 @ 5:00 am – 12:00 pm Various Locations
DUNKIN’ SUPPORTS THE LAW ENFORCEMENT TORCH RUN FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS ILLINOIS 2019 marks the 17th Anniversary of the Dunkin’ Cop on Rooftop event with the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Illinois! This event[...]
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm St. Charles Sportman's Club
Click here to view the flier!

LETR Resources Guide


 

LETR Resources Guide

Each year law enforcement personnel who attend our LETR Kickoff Conference receive our annual LETR Kickoff Book. This book serves as a resource and guide for all active LETR departments and/or agencies.  In an effort to make information more accessible to our volunteers, Special Olympics Illinois will be providing an electronic version of this book. Please click the sections below to access our available resources.

For additional questions please contact Jim Fitzpatrick at 1-800-394-0562.

Section 1 – Torch Run Background & History

  1. What is the Law Enforcement Torch Run
  2. 2019 Law Enforcement Torch Run Goals
  3. Where the Money Goes
  4. Torch Run History
  5. Torch Run/Special Olympics Illinois Fact Sheet
  6. 2019 Torch Run Calendar

Section 2 – Special Olympics Background

  1. Special Olympics Illinois Fact Sheet
  2. Special Olympics Illinois Reach Report
  3. Young Athletes Fact Sheet
  4. Unified Champion Schools Fact Sheet
  5. Law Enforcement Family Outreach
  6. 2019 Special Olympics Illinois Spring Games Calendar
  7. Special Olympics Illinois Region List and Map
  8. Tax Exempt Letters (501 C 3)
  9. Certificate of Insurance
  10. Global Messenger Request Form

Section 3 – Torch Run Structure and Recruitment

  1. Torch Run Structure & Job Descriptions
  2. Torch Run State Committee Contact List
  3. Inactive Law Enforcement Agencies

Section 4 – Risk Management

  1. Risk Management and Safety Issues
  2. Special Event Notification Form
  3. Incident Report Form and Instructions

Section 5 – Special Events/Fundraising Ideas

  1. Formula For a Successful Torch Year
  2. Fundraising Ideas
  3. Coca Cola
  4. Dunkin’ Donuts
  5. Torch Run License Plate Information
  6. Torch Run Sponsorship Matrix
  7. Torch Run Budget Relieving In-Kind Needs
  8. Sample Donation Request Letter

Section 6 – Public Relations

  1. Law Enforcement Torch Run Q&A
  2. Sample – Statewide Press Release
  3. Language Guidelines

Section 7 – Administration

  1. Revenue Collection Procedures
  2. 2017 Torch Run Top Department List ($5,000 and above)
  3. Where do we rank internationally?
  4. 2018 Revenue Report
  5. 2018 Torch Run Totals by Department
  6. Torch Run Money 5 Year Historical Department Report

Section 8 – Materials

  1. Torch Run Donor Form
  2. Torch Run Runner/Volunteer Registration Form
  3. Torch Run Merchandise Order Form
  4. Torch Run Merchandise Return Form
  5. Flame of Hope Award Form
  6. 2019 LETR Incentive Order Form
  7. 2019 Under Armour Run Shirt Order Form
  8. Special Olympics IL Logo guidelines
  9. Torch Run Logo Guidelines