Holland Polar Plunge 2018

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Benefiting SPECIAL OLYMPICS MICHIGAN INC

The Holland Polar Plunge takes place February 17, 2018 at the Holland Elks Club, just off US-31 at 569 E. 24th St in Holland. Registration begins at 11:00 am. Parade of Costumes takes place at 11:45 am with the plunge starting at noon. The Awards and Post Plunge Party will begin immediately following the last plunger.

Michigan will be having 28 Polar Plunges in 2018. Polar Plunges are a Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) event.  LETR is one of the largest grassroots fundraisers for Special Olympics globally. LETR consists of officers from both Law Enforcement and Corrections who raise funds and create awareness for SOMI year round.

By participating in a Polar Plunge around the state you are helping to raise funds for over 23,000 athletes who participate in Special Olympics Michigan. Special Olympics Michigan is a year round program offering sports for those with intellectual disabilities. Although sports are the "vehicle," the ultimate goal of Special Olympics is to help persons with intellectual disabilities participate and receive respect as members of their communities