Kent resident Rob Gerowe will participate in the Penguin Plunge Feb. 6 to raise funds for Special Olympics to support Connecticut athletes with disabilities.

Mr. Gerowe hopes to raise more than $5,000.

Checks may be made payable to SOCT, with a memo "supporting Rob Gerowe" and mailed to Special Olympics, Connecticut, Inc., 1459 South Britain Road, Southbury, CT 06488.