Town Heals and Remembers

Olympian Raises Money for Newtown Memorial

Donn Cabral will be signing autographs.

Friday, Dec 28, 2012  |  Updated 11:57 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Olympian Raises Money for Newtown Memorial

Getty Images

Donn Cabral, of Glastonbury, qualified for the finals of the steeplechase in the London Olympics Friday.

advertisement

Donn Cabral, an Olympic Steeplechase runner from Glastonbury, will be in his hometown on Friday to sign autographs and raise money for the Newtown Memorial Fund.

He will sign autographs at Monaco Ford from noon to 2 p.m.  and the suggested donation is $5 to go to the fund created to provide a memorial for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

Cabral, who finished in eighth place in the 3,000 meter Steeplechase, is also hosting a silent auction and will raffle what he calls “a few sweet pieces of classy Ralph Lauren Olympic sweaters, jackets and hoodies.”

Cabral will be in the showroom at the dealership, located at 767 New London Turnpike in Glastonbury.

Get the latest from NBC Connecticut anytimeiPhone/iPad/Android App | SMS AlertsTwitter | Facebook | Google+ | Instagram | RSS

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
Get Fit With NBC Connecticut!
The Health & Wellness Festival is back in... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out