Lehigh Valley Polar Plunge exceeds its fundraising goal

The Lehigh Valley Polar Plunge in Easton took place on Saturday and was a splashing success! More than 600 brave souls took the frigid dip into the Delaware to help raise more than $110,000 for Special Olympics Pennsylvania athletes!

To see some videos describing the reasons why people Plunge, check out this thread.

And for more coverage from a number of news outlets, see below.

From Lehigh Valley Live: Over 600 take the Delaware River plunge to benefit Special Olympics (PHOTOS)

From The Morning Call: Scenes from the Lehigh Valley Polar Plunge|PHOTOS

From WFMZ: People ‘warm up’ for Lehigh Valley Polar Plunge

Pittsburgh Sunday Morning interview for the #PGHPolarPlunge

Our very own Allegheny County athlete Chris Jagielski was joined by our Vice President of Development, Kraig Makohus as guests on Jonny Hartwell‘s radio show, Pittsburgh Sunday Morning — a public affairs show on the iHeart Radio Pittsburgh channels. The interview aired today on multiple Pittsburgh stations and we’re thrilled to be able to have such awesome members of our team help promote the Pittsburgh Polar Plunge!

To listen to the full interview, follow this link.

To sign up for the Plunge on Feb. 29, click here!