Saturday, June 27, 2015
Over the course of 46 days, in a hand-to-hand exchange, people throughout the nation will carry the Special Olympics Flame of Hope across the country and deliver it to Los Angeles for the Special Olympics World Games. The Unified Relay will be three simultaneous routes hitting all 50 states and will be led by celebrity and Special Olympics athlete co-captains and supported by law enforcement officers. This event will provide the opportunity to mobilize more than 20,000 people to deliver the Flame of Hope to the World Summer Games in support of inclusion and respect for those with intellectual disabilities everywhere. The Fort Worth Diocese Chapter of the Knights of Columbus will be taking part on Saturday June 27 . Our route will be on 28 th street and will run in front of the Diamond hill park . We encourage everyone to come out and cheer us on .