Public Service Announcement

5th Annual Polar Dip Fundraiser

Information for the public

November 9th, 2017

 

The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay will be holding its 5th Annual Polar Dip Fundraiser for the Labrador Wellness Centre Project on:

 

Date

Saturday, November 18th

 

Times

  • Registration: 10:30 -11:00 a.m.
  • Welcome speech: 11:00 a.m.
  • Group Assignment: 11:05 a.m.
  • Polar Dip Start: 11:10 a.m.

 

Location

Labrador Hunting and Fishing Association Public Boat Launch (Main Dock)

 

Get your Pledge Sheet in advance! All participants will be required to sign a Waiver Form and photo release form at the event.

 

Pledge sheets are also available for pick-up at the Town Hall and the E.J. Broomfield Memorial Arena. Completed pledge sheets and funds can be submitted upon arrival at the event.

 

Happy Valley-Goose Bay Ground Search and Rescue personnel will be on site for the event. In an effort to ensure maximum safety, participants will be entering the water at intervals. Groups will be assigned upon arrival at the event.

 

All proceeds raised will go towards funding for the Labrador Wellness Centre Project.

 

The Town encourages all citizens in the Upper Lake Melville area to join in the event by sponsoring a participant and coming out to watch them take the plunge!

 

This event is supported by the Happy Valley-Goose Bay Ground Search and Rescue Team, the Labrador Hunting and Fishing Association & Nunatsiavut Marine.