News release from Big Brothers Big Sisters:
Who: Big Brothers Big Sisters
What: Over the Edge
When: Saturday, September 28th
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: Enterprise Tower, 500 Chestnut
Event website: www.bbbstx.org/overtheedge
Big Brothers Big Sisters is taking fundraising to new heights for a fourth year! Over the Edge is a unique event, providing
participants the thrilling, once in a life time chance of rappelling down the 20-story Enterprise Tower in a completely
safe environment. Participants will make their descent from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 30. Food
trucks will be available to spectators. All are welcome to come out and join in the excitement of this event!
Interviews with agency staff, participants, board members and matches are welcome before or during the event on
The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported
1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Over The Edge is a special events company that provides signature events for non-profit organizations around the world. Business
leaders, individuals and community members are invited to raise donations in exchange for the experience of going over the edge of
a prominent building. This unique event generates front page news, raises thousands of dollars and provides participants with a
once-in-a-lifetime experience. Over The Edge is responsible for all technical aspects of the event including the insurance, professional
staff and rappelling equipment. In addition, OTE provides a comprehensive Fundraising Manual to conduct a successful fund raising
event. Our mission is to create a legacy with a 10 year goal to help non-profit organizations throughout North America raise $50