Peoria, IL – November 30 – The media is invited to join the Bradley Police Department and students from Bradley’s Greek System as members present a donation to Special Olympics. The Bradley Police Department joined forces with members of the Interfraternity Council and National Pan-Hellenic Council to participate in No Shave November, a fundraising event to benefit Special Olympics of Illinois. Officers and fraternity members donated money and voluntarily agreed not to shave for the month. Police Chief Brian Joschko has suspended the policy on facial hair for the month.Representatives will present a check to Special Olympic athletes and representatives at 1:00 TODAY in the Michel Student Center atrium on Bradley’s campus. Beyond the check presentation the winner of the “Best Beard” will also be announced.
The check presentation is taking place during the monthly Coffee with a Cop program that provides students and employees an opportunity to interact with the men and women who serve Bradley and surrounding communities.