You Plunged Happy - thank you!

Thanks to your generosity, 135 St. Joseph plungers raised $50,913 and counting for Special Olympics athletes!


Fundraising Awards 

Top Individual 1st Place: Mary Oyler, $10,240
Top Individual 2nd Place: Katie Lyle, $1,235
Top Individual 3rd Place: April Hook, $1,078

Top Team 1st Place: Abby's Jammin' Jumpers, $10,380
Top Team 2nd Place: Tanner's Team, $1,770
Top Team 3rd Place: YMCA, $1,639

Top Law Enforcement Agency: Platte County Sheriff's Dept, $2,770

Top School 1st Place: Bishop LeBlond High School, $4,037
Top School 2nd Place: Smithville Middle School, $2,325
Top School 3rd Place:  Smithville High School, $1,704

Largest Group: Sigma Tau Gamma, 20 Plungers

Golden Plunger Awards

Gold: Mary Oyler, Hawaiian dress
Silver: Briana Randolph, Mario
Bronze: Maddie Gerstner, Luigi

Gold: Mario & Luigi
Silver: Alpha Sigma Alpha
Bronze:  Sigma Tau Gamma

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.



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, 2300 Frederick Ave, Suite #204, St. Joseph, MO 64506. 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 St. Joseph Polar Plunge in 2016!

You can have that same thrill by volunteering at at upcoming event. Visit the North 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, who make this event possible:



Thanks to the party starters – our hosting agencies who organize our party as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run:  St. Joseph Police Department and MTC.