2016 Giving Tuesday Polar Plunge into the Chesapeake!

Thanks to CBF's generous supporters, we met and far exceeded our 2016 #GivingTuesday goal!

As a thank you, a group of very dedicated CBF staff members hurled themselves into the 45-degree Bay today! Thank you for helping us Save the Bay!
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