Ithaca Community Recovery, Inc ~ Ithaca Chill Challenge 2022

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Chilly New Year's Day

It's gonna be chilly for the Ithaca Chill Challenge Dippers on New Year's Day!  Donate and keep them safe and warm on the shore of Cayuga Lake!

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We Love Our Participants

...they're GEAT!


We're back for a 3rd time!

We can't believe that it's been almost a year since our last Chill Challenge!  We're making plans, lining up's gonna be another great year!


Check-out the video from last year!


A Picture's Worth a Thousand Words...Fun Words!


Our Top Individual Fundraisers

1st Place - G.P. Zurenda, $100 Gift Certificate to August Moon Spa
2nd Place - Frank Martinez, $100 Gift Certificate to 15 STEPS
3rd Place - Thomas H Mann, $75 Gift Certificate to AGAVA...
Most Number of Donations (60) - Story Mike (Yagaer), $50 Gift Certificate to The Heights Cafe & Grill

Thank you to our participants and our prize donors!


Our Top Team Fundraisers

1st Place - Hell No, $100 Gift Certificate to Just A Taste
2nd Place - The Stepsisters, $50 Gift Certificate to The Good Truck
3rd Place - Greek Peak Ski Patrol, $35 Gift Certificate to Gimme! Coffee

Good job Teams...and Thank you to our Prize Donors!!!


Best Costume Winners

Awarded by Judge-mental, Ron Campbell

1st Place - G.P. Zurenda, Five Movie Passes and Popcorn to Cinemapolis
2nd Place - Beth Ann, $35 Gift Certificate to The Antlers
3rd Place - Jeffrey Feirman, $25 Gift Card The Shop


Everyone dressed up received a rubber ducky from Cat's Pajamas


Special Thanks to Our Committee

It was so much fun working with you...Cinda, Helen B., Jean, Bo

We love you...and thank you so much for all of your help!



Our amazing participants


Prizes, prizes, prizes!

We have some GREAT prizes...our donors have been very generous! There's going to be some lucky dippers and dodgers!

Top Fundraising Individuals:

  • $100 Gift Certificate to August Moon Spa
  • $100 Gift Certificate to 15 Steps on the Commons
  • $75 Gift Certificate to Agava Restaurant
  • $50 Gift Certificate to The Height Café

Top Fundraising Teams:

  • $100 Gift Certificate to Just a Taste Restaurant
  • $50 Gift Certificate to The Good Truck
  • $35 Gift Certificate to Gimme Coffee

Best Costumes:

  • Five movies passes and popcorn at Cinemapolis
  • $35 Gift Certificate to Antlers Restaurant
  • $25 Gift Card to The Shop

Also, ALL participants who collect over $150 in donations will get a Ithaca Chill Challenge T-Shirt!


In the news...


Let the games begin...


We'll be back!

Come back later this year to sign up for the 2017 Ithaca Chill Challenge!


Thank you!

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! We hardly know how to express our appreciation to everyone that helped launch this event.  Thank you to all our participants, donors, volunteers and sponsors! We're looking forward to next about you?

2016 Event Photos

Check out the pictures on the event archive page!


Round it up!

A friend of Ithaca Community Recovery made a generous post-event donation to round us off to an even $21,000! Thank you dear Donna!


Top Fundraisers!

The Ithaca Chill Challenge top fundraisers were:

  1. Gepe Zurenda - $100 August Moon Gift Certificate
  2. TMann - $100 Gift Card to 15 Steps
  3. David Schutz - 10 Movie Tickets from Cinemapolis
  4. Jean Rowley - $50 Gift Certificate from Just a Taste
  5. Marc Freedman - $40 Gift Card from Antlers

Thank you to our prize donors and all our participants!


Costume Prize Winners

Most original:
Chicken Man - Aaron from Brookton's Market
$25 to The Shop

Fanny Pack Girls - Pineapple and Katie
$20 to The Cat's Pajamas

Best Costume:
Tool Man - Paulus from Brookton's Market
$25 to Gimme Coffee


What a fun day!


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Ithaca Community Recovery, Inc

Ithaca Community Recovery, Inc

518 West Seneca St Ithaca, NY 14850