GREENVILLE, MICH. - The Greenville Polar Plunge had over 160 plungers participate in 2018's event.
Greenville's plunge was held at Turk Lake, and it had a record number of jumpers. This year's goal was to raise $42,000, and they ended up raising over $70,000.
This is just one of several plunges happening in West Michigan. If you want to participate in a Polar Plunge, there are two more events happening in the West Michigan area:
- Feb. 17: Holland Polar Plunge, Holland Elks Club at 1 p.m.
- Feb. 24: Grand Rapids Polar Plunge, Van Andel Arena at 11 a.m.
The Polar Plunge events raise money for Special Olympics Michigan .
WZZM's Juliet Dragos was at Greenville's plunge to cheer on the participants. Dragos is also on the Special Olympics board, and WZZM is the media sponsor for the Polar Plunges.
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