1st Quarter 2018 HCGazette Newsletter
Over the Half Million Dollar Mark!
Over one thousand people braved 7º, -2º wind chill temperatures on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Bonnie’s Lakeside Resort in Three Lakes, WI. There were over 80 plungers of which 31 were first-timers, who plunged into a large rectangular hole in the 16-inch thick ice on Spirit Lake. This year’s WRJO/Angel On My Shoulder Polar Plunge raised over a record-breaking $42,000 to bring the remarkable 18-year total to over $515,000. Plungers from all over Wisconsin and Illinois ranged in age from 10 to 75 years old. The event raised enough money to send 112 kids to Camp Angel at an approximate cost of $350 per child. As is customary, there is no charge to the camp-attending kids, their families or to Angel on My Shoulder. Read more...