Who: Law enforcement agencies and many other members of the community.
What: A fundraising event with all proceeds benefiting Special Olympics Iowa to continue providing year-round sports training and competition to nearly 11,000 Iowans with intellectual disabilities and Unified Sports Partners.
When: 11 a.m. (Registration); Noon (Plunge); Post party immediately following the plunge on Saturday, October 27
Where: West Lake Park Beach in Davenport, Iowa
There’s still time to register for the October 27 Polar Plunge in Davenport. Participants will jump into West Lake Park Beach in groups of 10 or more. Participants can either recruit a team of 10 or be placed on a team the day of the Plunge.
When a “plunger” raises a minimum of $75 in pledges they receive an official long sleeve polar bear T-shirt and admission to the post-plunge party. The more money a plunger raises, the more prizes they receive. Special prizes will be given to: the Polar Bear who raises the most money, the team with the best costume, Polar Bear with the best costume. Sponsors for the Davenport plunge include Q106.5, 101.3, Fred’s Towing, Nichols Aluminum, Sentry Scuba and Texas Roadhouse.
Too chicken to take the plunge? No problem! Register as a chicken and raise pledges to receive your chicken T-shirt and incentives, and then watch the plunge! There will be prizes for the “Chicken” that raises the most money.
Register online and start raising money now by visiting www.firstgiving.com/soiowa.