What a great day!  Another  successful Valentine Plunge – we couldn’t do what we do without YOU!         

So far we’ve raised over $280,000 – many thanks for being there!

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Donate to a team or individual

Take the Valentine Plunge Selfie Challenge!

Download the Valentine Plunge Selfie doc and tell everyone why you’re plunging. Spread the word and raise money for a great cause! Tag us in your posts The Valentine Plunge on Facebook and @plunge4als on Instagram and Twitter.

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About the Valentine Plunge

The plunge is an exciting fundraising event where participants, called Plungers, collect donations for ALS patients in exchange for plunging into the icy Atlantic Ocean.

Registration for 2019 will open November 1, 2018. Get ready for the 13th Annual Valentine Plunge Event!! Get a team together – register as an individual – be a spectator – make a donation – be part of an amazing event! Many thanks to all who participated this year! We want to make history this year on February ??, 2019 (exact date to be determined).  Many thanks to all our supporters! We couldn’t do what we do without YOU. See you all next February 2019 on Main Beach in Manasquan!!

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Take the “Ultimate Ice Bucket Challenge!”

Prizes for the 2018 Valentine Plunge were awarded to: (totals on day of plunge)

  1. The individual who raised the largest amount of money – Tom Coleman $13,155 and Tommy Maher $8,600
  2. Team that raised the largest amount of money – Theresa’s Troops $37,644 and Team Tim $26,171
  3. The most Creative Team Costumes – Theresa’s Troops “Taking A Shot at ALS” –  Team Tim “Buzz Off ALS” – Linda’s Plungers Mary Lou Corbett – Chief’s Challenge “Alienate ALS”
  4. Most money raised by an individual under 18 – Christopher Autino $1,455 and Riley Dunfee $1,150

The Valentine Plunge Event supports


Donate directly to the Joan Dancy and PALS Foundation at Riverview Medical Center, One Riverview Plaza, P. O. Box 8157, Red Bank, NJ 07701

The Joan Dancy and PALS Foundation was formed in 2005 by Terry Magovern in honor of Joan Dancy, his late fiancé, after she succumbed to ALS. Our mission is to help people in our local communities afflicted with ALS by providing a better quality of life for them and their families.

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