The Polar Plunge, presented by Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of 4204 Distribution Center. Participants must raise $100 in donations from friends, family and co-workers in exchange for jumping into the icy waters.
Plunge Time Information
The plunge will take place 03/06/2020 at 4204 Distribution Center located at 6435 West Main Street in Belleville. Plunger registration will begin at 4:00 pm with the Plunge itself taking place at 6:15 pm.
Don't wait in lines to check-in on the day of the Polar Plunge, instead, come out Wednesday evening, March 4th, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at 4204 Banquet Center, Belleville Dumpster Plunge site to get you and your team checked-in for the Belleville Dumpster Plunge! Have your signed Polar Plunge waivers, turn in any cash/checks you may have, get your Plunger wristband, and receive your Official Law Enforcement Torch Run Effingham Polar Plunge hoodie! Team Captains can also register for their teams by bringing all the team waivers and any additional check/cash to go towards plunger funds. If you can’t make it to the Pre-registration event that we will start registration at 4:30pm the day of the plunge
Please join us after the plunge inside the Banquet center for live music from the Jorrell’s from 8pm-10pm, Plunge Awards, and dinner consisting of mostaccioli, cheese tortellini in a blush sauce, corn, green beans and house made beer bread/garlic bread. All plungers and Too Chicken to Plunge participants will be free, for all others it will be $15 (kids 5 and under are free)
All Plungers are required to sign this waiver prior to participating. Plungers under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian sign their waiver.
Plungers will receive incentive prizes based on the amount of money they raise. By raising the minimum of $100, you’ll receive an official Plunge hooded sweatshirt. Sweatshirts will be available on a first come, first serve basis the day of the plunge. All individuals who do not receive a sweatshirt the day of the event will have one mailed to them in April. Other prizes are awarded at the $250, $500 and $1,000 levels. An email with a redemption code will be sent to all eligible Plungers in early April.
For additional information visit our main plunge site at www.plungeillinois.com.