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Photos: Maple Grove Polar Plunge 2016

Feb 07, 2016 12:13PM ● By Wendy Erlien

Amanda Olson, Jennifer Dangers, and Nick Sovick get ready for the 2016 Maple Grove Polar Plunge at Fish Lake Regional Park.

During the annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics-Minnesota, hundreds of plungers (and spectators) turned out at Fish Lake Regional Park in Maple Grove Saturday, Feb. 6.  

Based on initial estimated results on the Polar Plunge website, 589 people participated - raising $104,474 for programming and events for athletes through Special Olympics-Minnesota. 

For some of the top fundraisers, according to the Polar Plunge Maple Grove website, included:

Top Small Corporation

  • $9,679   Commonsenseless
  • $6,502   Alerus Mortgage Awesome Over Achievers
  • $1,955   AEM PLUNGERS

Top Medium Corporation 

Top Large Corporation (500+ employees)

  • $1,130   Team Cat
  • $975       Allianz Team Spirit
  • $425       Accurate Home Care
Top K-12

Top Restaurant

Top Law Enforcement

  • $5,105   Hennepin County Sheriff's Office
  • $3,510   BC COPSICLES
  • $2,045   dippin dispatchers and friends
Find more of the top fundraisers here:


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