By Lt. Marlaina Dernoncourt, AA/PIO

TIP A COP 2Staff at the California State Prison in Solano participated in a “Tip-A-Cop” event at the Applebee’s in Vacaville to benefit the Special Olympics of Northern California.

They raised $1,109 in tips and another $45 in T-shirt sales.

TIP A COP

Each year several of CDCR’s institutions participate in “Tip-A-Cop” events, volunteering as wait staff, helping deliver food and refilling drinks at participating restaurants to raise money for the Special Olympics of Northern California.