Below Zero Heroes are Needed! Apply Within!

The 2016 Polar Plunge and 5K Struts are on their way! This year's theme is "Below Zero Heroes". While costumes aren't required, they are highly encouraged! For complete details, please visit our website Also new this year is our Ring of Honor level for all participants who raise $1500 or more! Be sure to read about that on our incentives page.

SOKS and Kansas LETR are also happy to announce a revenue share program that is now open to all state recognized non-profits. If your non-profit, school or youth group would like to participate in this great opportunity to raise money for our programs AND yours, please click here, complete the form and return it back to the address on the form. It's a true win-win-win for everyone!


Nominations are Due for Final Leg World Games in Austria

The Kansas Law Enforcement Executive Council is asking anyone interested in representing Kansas at the Final Leg of the Special Olympics Winter World Games in Austria to please send in their names. You may submit yourself, or a representative from your agency. One person from Kansas will be selected to go. To submit a name, please email or call Kansas LETR Liaison Luke Schulte at 620.408.4450. To see a list of requirements, please look at our informational packet located here.


Heroes Pull

The annual Heroes Pull is scheduled for Sunday, March 13, 2016 at the Splash Cove parking lot in Shawnee, KS. The event is a part of the Shawnee, KS St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festivities! For more information and to register your team, please visit their website:


Johnson County Sheriff's Office Shootout

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office Shootout Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016. The event is hosted at the Mill Creek Rifle Club in Desoto, KS. If you wish to register online, please click here. For more information or to register through mail, please click here.

Sponsorship opportunities are also available! To get more details, download our sponsorship brochure by clicking here!


Crappie Fishing Tournament

At Clinton Lake, our annual Crappie Fishing Tournament will be held on Saturday, May 7. The event includes a 50% payout, pay 1 place per 7 boats, plus big crappie! For more details or to register through the mail, click here. To register online, please click this link. If you own a business and would like to sponsor this event, please download our sponsorship brochure!


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