polar plunge (noun and verb): 1. the act of chilling your body and warming your heart to raise money for more than 16,000 Special Olympics Athletes and unified partners in the State of Iowa

Vodec loves participating in the Polar Plunge!

COUNCIL BLUFFS – Are you ready to brave the frigid waters of Lake Manawa or donate to support the Vodec Vikings, our Special Olympics team? The 2020 Polar Plunge in Council Bluffs will be held Saturday, March 21, at the Lake Manawa Yacht Club in Council Bluffs.

The event kicks off at noon. Jade Donovan, Vodec’s residential services manager in Council Bluffs, is serving as captain of the 2020 Vodec Vikings Polar Plunge Team. “This annual event is a cold, but fun one, and we encourage anyone with an interest in our Special Olympics squad to consider joining our team,” Donovan said.

The post-party, which includes food, prizes and music, will be held at Barley’s, 114 West Broadway. The minimum fundraising level for a team member is $75 – also known as the BBBeginning Level.

For more information about joining or donating to the Vodec Vikings team, email jdonovan@vodec.org.