Baxter Close YMCA
Countdown is on for the Baxter Close YMCA Polar Plunge
Saturday, March 6, 2022 | Baxter Close YMCA | 10 AM
Take The Plunge!
The Baxter Close YMCA Polar Plunge is an annual event full of fun that helps to raise funds for the Special Olympics of South Carolina.
Held at the Baxter Close YMCA in Fort Mill, to participate in the Polar Plunge Baxter Close YMCA event, you just need to raise a minimum of $50.
By “Freezin’ for a Reason” you’re creating more opportunities for determined athletes to experience the life-changing benefits of participating in the Special Olympics.
Come join us in making a big splash for a great cause!
Visit Classy to start fundraising. Register as an individual or form a team!
To participate in the Baxter Close YMCA Polar Plunge event, you just need to raise a minimum of $50.
Ask your friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers if they’d like to contribute to your fundraising goal or donate to support your team.
Have fun at the “Plunge and Go!” event, or get creative with your own “Virtual Plunge”! Then, post a photo or video on Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok – use the hashtag #polarplungesc.
How to Raise $80 for Special Olympics in one week:
Become A Sponsor
Contact the Plunge Director for Sponsorship Opportunities!
Plunge Day Information
Schedule of Events
10:00 AM – “Plunge & Go” – Plungers will report to an outdoor registration table, plunge, and go!
Team Captains – Please note that teams need to be divided into small socially-distanced groups.
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