30+ People Who Were Psyched To Jump In The Lake Saturday For Annual Polar Plunge
(Photos by Tyler LaRiviere/Chicagoist)
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This article was a short article about the 16th annual Polar Plunge into Lake Michigan on January 30th. This event was hosted by the Lakeview Polar Bear Club and has raised over $300,000 over the years for families in need of help paying medical expenses. It says that a couple hundred people showed up to support this event despite how miserable the weather was that day.
The role of these photograph was to show a story of what happened at this event. It was both news worthy as well as human interest. This photographer captured the reactions of the participants before, during and after they did the Polar Plunge into the lake.