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UPCOMING EVENTS

2018 Kansas Law Enforcement Torch Run Week

Law Enforcement agencies all over Kansas will be hosting Tip A Cop and Cover the Cruiser Events Dec. 1-9 to support Special Olympics Kansas Athletes. Check out what’s happening in your community!

Click on the links below to learn about events in your community and see how you can make a difference for Special Olympics Kansas!

Sat. Dec. 8

Sun. Dec. 9

 February 2, 2019

Topeka
North Central Region

POLAR PLUNGE - TOPEKA

Join us at Lake Shawnee in Topeka for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/topeka.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $26,500. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 2, 2019

Haysville
South Central Region

POLAR PLUNGE - HAYSVILLE

Join us at Riggs Park in Haysville for the 2019 Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/haysville.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $17,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 9, 2019

Pittsburg
Southeast Region

POLAR PLUNGE - PITTSBURG

Join us at Crimson Villas in Pittsburg for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/pittsburg.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $25,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 16, 2019

Shawnee
KC Metro Region

POLAR PLUNGE - KANSAS CITY

Join us at Shawnee Mission Park in Shawnee for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/kc.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $65,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 16, 2019

Emporia
South Central Region

POLAR PLUNGE - EMPORIA

Join us at Mouse Lake in Emporia for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/emporia.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $20,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 16, 2019

Salina
North Central Region

POLAR PLUNGE - SALINA

Join us at Webster Conference Center in Salina for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/salina.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $8,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 23, 2019

Garden City
West Region

POLAR PLUNGE - GARDEN CITY

Join us at Parrot Cove in Garden City for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/gardencity.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $12,500. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 23, 2019

Manhattan
North Central Region

POLAR PLUNGE - MANHATTAN

Join us at City Park in Manhattan for the 2019 Polar Plunge and Strut benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/manhattan.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $22,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 February 24, 2019

Lawrence
KC Metro Region

POLAR PLUNGE - LAWRENCE

Join us at HERE Apartments in Lawrence for the 2019 Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/lawrence.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $22,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

March 2, 2019

Hutchinson
South Central Region

POLAR PLUNGE - HUTCHINSON

Join us at 1500 E 11th Street in Hutchinson for the 2019 Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics Kansas!

The most up to date information on this plunge can be found at plungeks.org/hutchinson.

Ready to take the Plunge? Click HERE to register!

The goal for this Plunge is $10,000. The funds you raise are tax deductible and will stay right here in Kansas to help Special Olympics Kansas athletes in your community!

#plungeks 

 March 9, 2019

Merriam
KC Metro Region

Popcorn Standoff

It’s going to be MARVEL-ous!

Head to Cinemark in Merriam to see Captain Marvel on opening weekend Saturday, March 9 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and support Special Olympics Kansas.

Cinemark, 5500 Antioch, Merriam, KS.

Officers from the Merriam Police Department will be serving popcorn all day and collecting donations for SOKS.

Proceeds from large popcorn and kids pack sales will also be donated to SOKS.

*You do not have to see Captain Marvel to donate to SOKS*

For more information contact Cougar Gray at grayc@ksso.org.

The Merriam Police Department is a participating agency in the Law Enforcement Torch Run benefitting Special Olympics Kansas.

 March 10, 2019

Shawnee
KC Metro Region

2019 Heroes Pull

Are you STRONG enough to PULL for Special Olympics Kansas? Gather your team of less than 1500 pounds today!

Each team, with a total combined weight of 1,500 lbs max, pull a fire truck and armored tactical vehicle. Teams pull both vehicles 50 ft and compete for fastest time. Also – each participating team will pull the vehicle with the fewest number of people and that team will be weighed for the lightest and fastest teams.

Registration/fundraising amount:
1,500 pull – $250 minimum
1,500 and lightest weight pull – $300 minimum

All participants are required to sign a waiver of liability before participating. Registration 1:00 p.m. Pull begins at 2:30 p.m. To benefit Special Olympics Kansas athletes.

AWARDS: Fastest Pull–1st, 2nd and 3rd place, Highest Fundraising Team, Lowest Combined weight with fastest pull

EACH TEAM MEMBER SHOULD BRING GLOVES

Click HERE to register.

 

 April 27, 2019

Lawrence
KC Metro Region

Crappie Tournament

Join us for the annual Crappie Fishing Tournament April 27, 2019.

Boat Ramp #2
Clinton Lake
Lawrence, KS

Click HERE to register online.

Click HERE to download the waiver form.

Questions? Contact Kim Brice at kbrice@lkpd.org or 785-424-0830.

 July 8, 2019

Overland Park
KC Metro Region

Prairie Village Golf Tournament

Mark your calendar!

The Prairie Village Police Department is hosting a four person golf scramble benefiting Special Olympics Kansas.

Monday, July 8, 2019 – Deer Creek Golf Club; 7000 W. 133rd Street, Overland Park, KS 68209

Registration: noon
Announcements: 12:45 p.m.
Shot-gun Start: 1 p.m.

$75 per golfer ($300 per team)
Registration includes tournament play, contests, cart rental and dinner. Awards presentation and dinner directly following play.

Registration coming soon!

Contact our team to create an event or to answer questions about an event. 

Luke Schulte, Senior VP of Development & LETR – statewide – schultel@ksso.org, 620-408-4450
Mitch Guthrie, Director of Development – South Central Kansas – guthriem@ksso.org, 316-734-2233
Erin Fletcher, Director of Grants & Development – Southeast Kansas – fletchere@ksso.org, 620-404-9750
Cougar Gray, Special Events Coordinator – KC Metro – grayc@ksso.org, 816-695-4743

Due to nature of our events, registrations fees for no-shows or late cancellations are non-eligible for refund.  If you have earned an incentive for the event please contact us and we will make every effort to get it to you.  Thank you for your understanding and support of Special Olympics.