2018 Polar Bear Club Plunge - Cold for a Cause

Developmental and Disability Services of Lebanon Valley

Join the Party!
Jump into the frigid waters on January 1st 2018 at Willow Springs Park . 

It’s a celebration of arctic proportions as hundreds of people take the plunge to raise funds for people with disabilities living and working in Lebanon County.

Get the Bear Facts!
  • There is no fee to take the plunge
  • Because parking on the grounds is limited, we request $20 donation for each vehicle admitted onto the quarry grounds
  • Passes are available in advance, call 717-274-3493, or stop by the DDS Alley Learning Center located at 1126 Walnut St.,  Lebanon, PA 17042 on or before Dec. 20th
  • Passes are available on the day of the event
  • Spectators welcome! You do not have to take the plunge to attend
  • Gates Open at 10 a.m.
  • Dance Party begins at 10:30 with DJ Jim Payne
  • Food services provided by Epic Eats  
  • This is a family friendly event, no alcohol
  • Activity not recommended for children under the age of 10
Taking the Plunge?
Don't be left out in the cold, .... DONATE and join the Cause: 
  • Make a general donation
  • Sponsor one of our many brave Polar Bears
  • Adopt a Penguin for $10   
How will your support make a difference?
  • Reduce barriers for people with disabilities
  • Provide education and training services, including early intervention, job coaching and habilitation
  • Empower people to live as independently as possible in our community
Developmental & Disability Services (DDS) of Lebanon Valley is a great charity that serves over 350 people each year from birth through adulthood. The majority of these services are provided FREE to individuals and their families and are provided on a one-to-one basis in our community. Learn more about DDS by visiting their website, www.ddslebanon.org.

The TAX ID # for Developmental and Disability Services of Lebanon Valley is 23-1645462. Our Certificate of Registration from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is #3800. The official registration and financial information for Developmental and Disability Services of Lebanon Valley may be obtained from Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.