You let the Plunge times roll - thank you!

Thanks to your generosity, 376 Columbia plungers raised over $78,223 and counting for Special Olympics athletes!


Fundraising Awards 
Top Individual - Jackie Swank, $2,113
Top Group Fundraiser – BOCOMO Grizzlies, $9,450
Top Mizzou Greek Fundrasier – Pi Kappa Alpha, $5,000
Top High School or Middle School Fundraiser – Jefferson City High School StuCo, $3,326
Top Law Enforcement Fundraiser – Columbia Police Officer's Assocation, $477
Largest team: BOCOMO Grizzlies, 38 Plungers

Golden Plunger Awards 

Gold: Melanie Stock, Popcorn
Silver: Frankenstein
Bronze: Super Woman

Gold: Appliances
Silver: BOCOMO Grizzlies, Plunge Lumber Jacks
Bronze: JCHS StuCo, Scrabble pieces

Cool prizes!

If you met an incentive level ($300, $500, $1,000, or more than $2,000) you will receive an email with your incentive code within two weeks. Incentives must be redeemed 60 days after the event date.


Click here to see our official Flickr album, where you can download full-sized images from the event.

I have more donations to turn in.

Great! You can still encourage your supporters to make donations to your personal fundraising page - log in here. If you have offline donations, please mail them to: Special Olympics Polar Plunge, 903 Old 63 North Suite A, Columbia, MO 65201. Be sure to include a note with your name so you receive credit. 

I still want to donate.

Online donations will be open for several weeks after the event. You can search for a participant and make a donation here.

Enjoy this  experience? 

Mark your calendar for next February for the Annual Columbia Polar Plunge in 2016!

You can have that same thrill by volunteering at at upcoming event. Visit the Central Area page on the SOMO website to check out more upcoming events. Visit our area calendar and choose an event near you.




Feel the need for more adventure - go OVER THE EDGE.  Learn more here.

Thanks to our generous sponsors:



    pi kappa alpha


Thanks also to the party starters – our hosting agency who organizes our party as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run:  Columbia Police Department.