LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Ashmore Inn & Suites hosted the Polar Plunge the morning of Jan 31st.
The Polar Plunge is an event that helps raise money and awareness for Special Olympics Texas.
At 10 a.m. volunteers (many in costumes) jumped into the Ashmore Inn & Suites pool, in the rainy 40 degree weather.
Special Olympics Texas is privately funded non-profit organization. The organization changes lives of people with intellectual disabilities through the power of sport and encouragement. Special Olympics Texas works to create and maintain communities based on understanding and respect.
More information about Special Olympics Texas can be found here.