Special Olympics Nevada (SONV), Title Sponsor Greater Nevada Credit Union, and VIP Sponsor Desert Hill Fire & Security Systems
2021 South Lake Tahoe Plunge. SONV is inviting brave residents to hop, skip, run, jump, or dive into the chilly waters of Lake Tahoe to support SONV’s health and sports programs.
Plunge participants must raise a minimum of $125 and will receive a t-shirt plus complimentary lunch at Harvey’s Lake Tahoe during the Post-Plunge Party. Additional fundraising incentives are available at different monetary levels. Guests are also invited to watch their friends or family take the plunge as a “Towel Holder” and may enjoy the post-plunge festivities for an additional cost. Interested attendees must register in advance as a “towel holder” or “plunger” at https://www.sonv.org/plunge.
70’s themed costumes are encouraged. Dress to impress!
10 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2021
Round Hills Pine Beach Resort
300 US-50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
The Polar Plunge® is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations, and businesses to support Special Olympics Nevada athletes. Proceeds raised go to help provide year-round sports training and competition for over 3,000 athletes in the state. Additionally, your contribution and involvement help athletes achieve their goals, live healthier lives, and have a sense of inclusion in the community.
Post photos/videos of your unique plunges with the hashtag #plunge4sonv and tag @SONV
About Special Olympics Nevada
Special Olympics Nevada (SONV) is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities through inclusive sports, education and health. The 501(c)3 nonprofit organization offers free year-round training and competition programs for 3,253 athletes who compete in more than 60 competitions in 10 sports annually. On the playing field, SONV promotes inclusion through Unified Sports, bringing together athletes with and without intellectual disabilities to play as teammates. On school campuses, SONV impacts more than 62,000 school-aged students by promoting inclusion through the Unified Champion Schools Program, which encourages Unified Sports, Inclusive Leadership programs and Whole School Engagement. SONV is also committed to improving the overall health and well-being of individuals with intellectual disabilities through Healthy Athletes events, offering health screenings and services free of charge. SONV relies on the support of 4,766 volunteers and funding from individuals, organizations, corporations and foundations. In 2018, SONV honored the 50-year anniversary of Special Olympics. More information may be found by visiting www.sonv.org and on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @SONevada.