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Raising Money, Lowering Temperatures!

Raising Money, Lowering Temperatures!

December 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. While most of us bundle up against the cold, many intrepid people run into the water to raise money for exceptional causes. Polar bear-type plunge fundraisers take place all over the country. On Long Island, organizations that benefit include the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Special Olympics (the term Polar Plunge is a registered trademark of […]

Freezing for a Reason

Freezing for a Reason

November 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Would you jump into freezing water for a few seconds? Before you decide, what if you were fundraising for Special Olympics athletes, children with diabetes, or helping to grant sick children’s wishes? Many Long Islanders who would otherwise avoid the beach in the cold weather flock to the  water for a polar bear plunge fundraiser […]