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Finish Line to Bring Nearly 300 Volunteers to Special Olympics Indiana Summer Games

INDIANAPOLIS, June 11, 2015 – Indianapolis-based associates of The Finish Line, Inc. will volunteer on behalf of the Finish Line Youth Foundation to support the Special Olympics Indiana Summer Games on Friday, June 12. Finish Line is the largest corporate sponsor of Special Olympics Indiana.

For the fourth consecutive year, 300 Finish Line corporate and store employees will assist with the competition. Volunteers will support more than 2,500 Special Olympics athletes, ages eight and older, as they participate in activities ranging from aquatics to track and field to bocce.

Additionally, Finish Line volunteers will manage the Finish Line Fitness Zone within Olympic Town. The zone will feature stations that combine fitness and fun to promote a healthy and active lifestyle to Special Olympic athletes.

                         What: Special Olympics Indiana Summer Games

                         Where: Indiana State University
                                     200 North 7th Street
                                     Terre Haute, IN 47809

                         When: Friday, June 12, 2015
                                    12 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET event time
                                    Media availability for interviews with Marty Posch, President of the Finish Line Youth Foundation, by contacting Ashley Gibbons

About Finish Line Youth Foundation

The Finish Line Youth Foundation strives to make a difference in the lives of youth in the communities where employees and customers live, work and play. The Youth Foundation funds non-profit organizations that provide opportunities for kids to participate in community-based youth athletic programs and camps that emphasize active lifestyles, especially programs that serve disadvantaged and special needs kids. For more information about the Youth Foundation, please visit www.flyf.org and watch the “Kids Are Awesome” video. Follow Finish Line Youth Foundation on Twitter at Twitter.com/FinishLineYF as well as on Instagram at Instagram.com/FinishLineYF and “like” the Youth Foundation on Facebook at Facebook.com/FinishLineYouthFoundation.