COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department and Fort Benning Harley-Davidson presented a check to the Special Olympics Thursday morning at the Public Safety Building.
The check totaled in $20,293.94.
The money donated will help families participate in the Special Olympics with no cost. This includes travel, uniforms and food.
The Columbus Police Department said this is a testament of the community.
“Even in a time when COVID-19 is going on and with everything going on, we saw a tremendous willingness to support this from our community,” said Lieutenant Lance Deaton.
Fort Benning Harley-Davidson and the Columbus Police Department worked hand-in-hand to raise money for the Special Olympics.