Nov. 4, 2010
Councilman Tom Simplot will rappel down the side of the One Lexington condominiums at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, at Central and Lexington avenues.
The Over the Edge fundraising event is designed to provide participants with the thrilling opportunity to rappel down a 16-story urban high-rise building in a safe environment while raising money for Special Olympics Arizona.
Individuals who participate are required to raise a minimum of $1,000 and can solicit donations from family, friends and co-workers.
Special Olympics Arizona’s mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for all children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy.
For more information about this event or how to donate, visit phoenix.gov/district 4 or call the District 4 Office at 602-262-7447.