This “unbearable” event is a unique opportunity to show your bravery as you support local Special Olympics athletes by plunging into the frigid winter waters. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Missouri. SOMO exists to provide year-round sports and training opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities and our athletes need you to get involved. Become a coach, volunteer, recruit a future athlete and learn how you can make a difference!
Participants must be at least 10 years old and raise a minimum of $75 each by event day. The Polar Plunge is a project of the Law Enforcement Torch Run(R) for Special Olympics Missouri. Cape Girardeau Police Dept. is proud to host this event.
Prizes will be awarded to the largest fundraisers-Individual, team, school and the participant with the
most original costume will be presented with the “golden plunger award.”
Polar Plunge sponsors include Banterra Bank, Community Aces, River Radio, American Family
Insurance-Laurel and Chris Adkisson, Ameren Missouri, ServePro, Dept. of Natural Resources.
For more information about the Polar Plunge, please contact Penny Williams, Development Director, at
(573) 339-6733 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit Special Olympics at www.somo.org. Engage with us on Twitter @somissouri; fb.com/specialolympicsmo.
You may mail offline donations to: Special Olympics Missouri, Polar Plunge, 1625 N. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701. Please include your name in the memo line of checks.