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Special Olympics event raises $170,000

Special Olympics event raises $170,000

March 2nd, 2013 in News

The 13th annual Polar Plunge at the Lake of the Ozarks has raised $170,000 to date.

Four hundred and eighty-eight men and women took the dip.

Online fundraising is ongoing, and donations can still be made at

Individual winners and the money they raised for Special Olympics include: first place, Gary Wilbers, $12,690; second place, Amy Luebbering Pemberton, $7,115; third place, Heidi Lange, $5,860.