Lehigh Valley Plunge
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Larry Holmes Drive & 3rd Street
Easton, PA 18042
Save-the-date! The 2016 Lehigh Valley Polar Plunge will be held on Saturday, February 20th!
What a great 2015 Polar Plunge! Despite the ice on the river and the last minute plunge-site change, you all stepped up and plunged in! Thank you all for your hard work raising money and for you continued dedication to the mission of Special Olympics! We hope YOU had a great Plunge!
Approximately 550 Lehigh Valley Plungers raised over $90,000! Congratulations! Our 30 Super Plungers stayed up all night plunging and raised almost $22,000! It WAS a super fun time!
1st Place - James Regan, representing Team Caitlyn. This is James' third year as top fundraiser!
2nd Place - Carl Finsel, of DisDad's Freezin for a Reason. Carl is also one of our Super Plungers AND plunged at the Eastern Polar Plunge!
1st Place - The Freezin' Fannies from Northampton County. Led by team captain Amanda Sechrist, this is also their third year running as top fundraising team!
2nd Place - Team Caitlyn, also from Northampton County. Team captain, James Regan was also our top individual fundraiser.
Top Cool Schools
1st Place - Easton's Angels from Easton High School in Easton
2nd Place - Frozen Paws from Dieruff High School in Allentown
3rd Place - Paxinosa's Chilly Chiefs from Paxinosa Elementary School in Easton
Grand Prize Drawing
15 plungers, all who raised over $750, were put into the hat for a drawing to win a $200 VISA gift card. That lucky winner is Barbara Bonner of the Bethlehem Clowns! Congratulations!
Anyone who raised over $150 will receive an email voucher in the next few weeks to redeem your online prize.
We collected and delivered a truckload full of pantry items to Safe Harbor in Easton. Residents were waiting on site to help unload the truck and were so grateful for all of your support. Thank you to everyone who brought items or helped to spread the word.
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The Morning Call
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