16th annual Columbia Polar Plunge raises more than ,000 for Special Olympics Missouri

COLUMBIA — Special Olympics Missouri hosted its 16th annual Columbia Polar Plunge on March 11 at Bass Pro Shops Lake. the event raised a total of $...

March 16, 2023
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COLUMBIA — Special Olympics Missouri hosted its 16th annual Columbia Polar Plunge on March 11 at Bass Pro Shops Lake. the event raised a total of $61,005.96 to date, with 203 people participating, according to a press release.  The Disco Ducks run toward the water Saturday during the Polar Plunge at Bass Pro Shops in Columbia. The group raised more than $1,000 for the Missouri Special Olympics Caroline McCone/Missourian Plunge coordinator Krista Evans thanked those who came out and jumped in the lake's cold waters.

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