Tip-A-Cop Fundraiser For Special Olympics Is Nov. 28 At Chili's In Hixson

Friday, November 23, 2018

Tip-A-Cop fundraising for Special Olympics will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 28 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m and from 5-8 p.m. at Chili’s Bar & Grill, 123 Northgate Mall Dr. in Hixson.

Join Chief David Roddy and members of the Chattanooga Police Department as they give new meaning to "protect and serve" at this Tip-A-Cop fundraiser. Law enforcement will serve as celebrity waiters and will donate all tips they receive to Special Olympics.

"Stop in, enjoy a meal, meet some of our athletes, give a tip and help support this amazing cause," officials said.


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Dining

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Breaking News

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Opinion

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