2016 Polar Plunge

"Freezin' for a Reason!"

The Polar Plunge for Special Olympics North Dakota is an annual fundraiser, which provides the community an exhilarating and unique way to support our awe-inspiring athletes by taking the plunge into the chilly North Dakota waters!  

View all the Polar Plunge dates & locations!

Register online for the Polar Plunge in your community! 

Giving Hearts Day GHD logo

Giving Hearts Day is Thursday, February 11. Mark your calendar today and select Special Olympics North Dakota when making your online gift at impactgiveback.org during this statewide campaign.




Plan "A Special Night Out" with the people you love on Tuesday, February 16. On this special day, selected restaurants will donate 15% of their sales to benefit Special Olympics North Dakota. Participating restaurants include:

  Blue Moose Bar & Grill at 507 2nd St NW (East Grand Forks)
The Boiler Room at 210 North Broadway (Fargo)
BrickHouse Grille and B2 Lounge at 2 West Villard St (Dickinson)
City Lights Supper Club at 2369 Elm St (Valley City)
Depot Cafe at 300 2nd Ave NE (Jamestown)
Pirogue Grille at 121 N 4th St (Bismarck)
Prantes Fine Dining at 1605 11th St N (Wahpeton)

Plan your February celebrations for this special day and help Special Olympics while enjoying a fantastic meal!

Special Olympics North Dakota is now accepting applications for the following position openings:

Interested applicants should send a Cover Letter and Resume to sondadmin@midconetwork.com or mail to SOND, 2616 So. 26th St., Grand Forks, ND 58201. 

ANNOUNCING! Special Olympics North Dakota Endowment!

Creating a legacy of support through planned giving

SOND is excited to announce it now has a qualified endowment!  Gifts made to the endowment can be eligible for the North Dakota Tax Credit for Charitable Giving. 

Click here to learn more about the SOND Endowment Fund

Special Report - Winter 2015

The Winter Newsletter is out! Click here to be taken to the Winter 2015 edition of the Special Report.  





January 30 - Fargo Polar Plunge, Ramada Plaza & Suites

February 11 - Giving Hearts Day, Statewide

February 16 - A Special Night Out, Statewide

February 27 - Grand Forks Polar Plunge, Choice Health & Fitness

March 2 - Spread the Word to End the Word day, Statewide

March 4-5 - State Basketball Tournament, Minot

March 19 - Dickinson Polar Plunge, Dan Porter Motors

April 2 - Bismarck Polar Plunge, Elks Lodge #1199

Click here to view the SOND Annual Training & Competition Calendar



Welcome to Special Olympics North Dakota
  • Dec 14, 2015 - SOND establishes Endowment Fund
    ANNOUNCING! Special Olympics North Dakota Endowment! Creating a legacy of support through planned giving We are excited to announce that Special Olympics North Dakota has a qualified endowment.   Gifts to the endowment can be...

  • Dec 9, 2015 - SOND holds Annual State Awards Banquet
    SOND 2015 State Award Recipients Special Olympics North Dakota honored 17 individuals, organizations, and businesses throughout the state for their outstanding levels of commitment and support.  These recipients, along with two inductees...

  • Dec 7, 2015 - 2015 LETR Cool Cash Raffle Winners
    Law Enforcement Torch Run Cool Cash Raffle Winners Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics North Dakota "Cool Cash" calendar raffle drawings will be held daily from November 27th through December 19th.  Check back...

  • Oct 6, 2015 - 2014 Annual Report
    2014 SOND Annual Report Click here to view the 2014 Annual Report