Polar Bear Plunge
that time again! The Hudson County Bar
Association Young Lawyer Division will coordinate a team of Plungers to
represent our Association at the 2014 Polar Bear Seaside, NJ on February 22,
2014. We need you to join our team.
total donation to the Special Olympics has proven to be a great success in past
years, and we are hopeful to surpass our grand total for the year 2014. This can only be achieved with your
participation. I cannot envision a more
To register as part of the HCBA
YLD Marauders team, go online to register at http://www.njpolarplunge.org. Once
you are on the homepage, simply go to the Register tab on the top left and
select Seaside, you will be prompt to the register & Waiver screen. You
must click on register and then read and click “I agree” before you can move to
the next screen. Once on the next
screen, click on join a team. This will
take you to a listing of all teams. Select
HCBA YLD Marauders and continue to fill in your information. Once you have registered online we ask that
you please send the Hudson County Bar Association a copy of your registration
form to keep in our Team Records.
note, as a team member you are required to raise a total of $100.00 in
donations. Lastly, you are not obligated
to actually go into the water as a team member.
You can simply fulfill your donation obligation and come down for a day
of fun and cheer your fellow team members on as several members did last year!
Plungers who reach the $100 minimum donation before the deadline can receive
all sorts of cool Plunge items such as a polar bear plunge sweat shirt. Raise more than the minimum $100 and earn more
great items such as embroidered plush bathrobes, travel bags and towels coolers
and Plunge Jackets. All donations are tax deductible. For a paper receipt
please, call Special Olympics New Jersey at (609) 896-8000.
proceeds collected by Plungers benefit Special Olympics athletes and help
foster the Special Olympics New Jersey mission.
This fundraiser has rapidly grown to over 3,000 Plungers that
participate in New Jersey who have helped make the Special Olympics the huge
success it is today. It supports more
than 23,000 athletes with regard to training and allows each to compete,
free-of-charge year-round in 22 Olympic-type sports.
contact Lisa Burke immediately with your participation as we are held to a firm
timeline for registration.
Markis M. Abraham, Esq.
2014 YLD President