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Polar Plunge

Our 5th annual Polar Plunge for Partnership was another fun and successful event. It was one of the coldest and windiest plunge days we’ve had so far! We’d like to thank everyone who showed their support for this event, all of the volunteers who made it happen and all of our generous sponsors.

A very special thank you to:

Our anonymous friend for their continued support and generous donation.

Our Polar Bear Sponsors: Copes Waste Solutions, JRC Transportation, Karpas Strategies and MacDermid Inc.

Our Arctic Fox Sponsor, Rational 360

Our Harp Seal sponsors: B&D Controlled Air Corp, Compass Capital Management, Dobson Pools, The Hopkins Inn, Fox Crossing Equestrian, Lakeville Interiors, Newcastle Homes, Preferred Building Maintenance, Trevenen & Coploff, LLC., and Washington Health & Pharmacy

Natasha Page-Levin for manning the PP table at school

Marc Blair and Jami Weiner for emceeing the event

Thank you to Erik Schnabel who brought the polar bear to life at drop-offs and to Jason Baumgartner who took over the gig on Sunday.

Ania Hubbard for manning the registration table and Heather Grustas for manning the snack table.

Kerry Dorton for manning the beach entrance

Erik Hawvermale for the heavy lifting leading up to and at the event and to Mary Hawvermale for pitching in on Sunday

Alex McNaughton for making sure all the hot chocolate and coffee made it to the lake all warm and ready

Krystyna Jankowski for making the beautiful polar bear cookies

Copes Waste Solutions for also providing the portable bathrooms

Mimi Gillen and Meghan Morse for their lifeguarding expertise

View photos from this event on Flickr.