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Calling all Polar Bears to plunge into the winter waters of Lake Cable to raise funds for the Jackson Local Schools Foundation and your charity, too. We will send 50% of what you raise to the charity of your choice. Register your school, athletic team, scouting troop, church, club, social group, or any other 501(c)(3) charity. Start collecting pledges as soon as you receive email notification that your group has been approved.

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Over $40,000 Raised in 2017

Donated to dozens of local organizations!

Last year’s event featured 244 participants who raised money for 28 Stark County nonprofits and the Jackson Local Schools Foundation.


If you’re too chicken to take a chilly dip, you can still contribute to this amazing event. Make a donation of $25 or more, and our chicken will jump for you.


Consider volunteering to to work on the Polar Bear Plunge committee.