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Polar Plunge

If you are going to be freezing', wouldn't you rather be Freezing' for a Reason?

Join WAFB Channel 9 and Special Olympics Louisiana at the 5th Annual Polar Plunge on Saturday, March 2nd.

The event will begin on Saturday, March 2, 2013, 9:00am at Cabela's 2200 West Cabela's Parkway, Gonzales, LA 70737. Everyone is invited to come and take the plunge for a bare minimum of $50.00 to assist Special Olympics Louisiana!

Costumes are encouraged and the more money you raise the better! The FUNdraiser will end once all participants have taken the plunge!

There will be events for the whole family to participate in, music, food, drinks and much more. Students and children of all ages are encouraged to participate! For up to date information please log onto www.laso.org. On the Special Olympics Louisiana website, you will find links to the flyer and registration form. You can also create your own Firstgiving page and have your friends and family sponsor your plunge! We look forward to seeing you take the plunge!

Special Olympics Louisiana (SOLA) is a state-wide organization that changes lives by promoting understanding, acceptance and inclusion between people with and without intellectual disabilities. SOLA offers year-round programs for 13,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities in all 64 parishes with the help of 12,000 volunteers. We have health, education, leadership, family, training and sports programs for people beginning at age 2 and there is no upper age limit. There is no cost to participate in Special Olympics. For more information about Special Olympics Louisiana, please visit our website at www.laso.org, like us on facebook at www.facebook.com/specialolympicslouisiana or follow us on twitter at www.twitter.com/SOLouisiana.

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