News release from Big Brothers Big Sisters:
For a third year, Big Brothers Big Sisters is taking fundraising to new heights – 20 stories high to be exact! 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 29. Food trucks will be available to spectators. All are welcome to come out and join in the excitement of this event!
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 million dollars.
Over the Edge
Enterprise Tower, 500 Chestnut
Saturday, September 29th
9:00 am – 5:00 pm