Burlington Penguin Plunge

Saturday, February 3, 2018 • Burlington Waterfront Park

Top Individuals

Thomas Hussey $473.4
Sasha Fisher $236.65
Lisa DeNatale $105.68
Theodore Gillen $52.45
Chris Simister $52.45

Welcome!

Welcome to the Special Olympics Vermont Penguin Plunge. Your support funds sports training and competition opportunities for more than 1,300 athletes with intellectual disabilities here in Vermont. Thank you!

Plungers under the age of 18 must submit a signed event waiver! Download the event liability waiver here and send it to [email protected]

Fundraising

Each individual participant must pay the $30 registration fee and reach the fundraising minimum to participate.

$150.00 fundraising minimum (+ $30 registration fee) 

All Plungers will receive a Penguin Plunge winter hat and towel at the event. Plungers who raise $500 or more are eligible for fundraising incentives.

Fundraising Incentives

Special Olympics Vermont is proud to acknowledge our top fundraising Plungers with the  prizes below. Please note that fundraising incentive prizes are cumulative (a Plunger who raises $1,000 will receive the prize for $500, $750, and $1,000).  Thank you!

$500

Plungers who raise $500 or more by February 3 will receive a stylish pair of exceptional wool socks, donated by our friends at Darn Tough.

$750

Plungers who raise $750 or more by February 3 will receive a Turtle Fur blanket constructed of thick and lofty fleece to provide superior warmth and breathability.

$1000

Plungers who raise $1,000 or more (by January 26, 2018) will enjoy a complimentary stay at the Hilton Burlington on Friday, February 2, with breakfast the following morning. *Please review important rules and restrictions. 

$2000

Plungers who raise $2,000 or more (by January 29, 2018) will enjoy a pair of tickets to the Hotel Vermont Ice Bar event on Friday, February 2. *Please review important rules and restrictions.

$3000

NEW FOR 2018! Plungers who raise $3,000 or more (by January 25, 2018) will enjoy a complimentary stay at Hotel Vermont on Friday, February 2. *Please review important rules and restrictions.

Additional Penguin Plunge Prizes

A trophy is awarded to the largest Penguin Plunge team. Follow Special Olympics Vermont on Facebook and Instagram to stay up to date on additional prizes and important information. 

Top Two Fundraisers

The top two fundraisers in the Burlington and Cool Schools Penguin Plunge events will each win one round-trip ticket to any domestic city on jetBlue.

The 2018 Burlington Penguin Plunge is supported by these community partners: