Rappel the Akron PNC Center building for Hattie Larlham

Hattie Larlham and special events company Over the Edge give thrill-seekers the opportunity to rappel the PNC Center building at Cascade Plaza in Akron, Ohio on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

Sponsored by Cascade Plaza Associates, LLC, the Akron Rubber Ducks and the City of Akron, Over the Edge raises funds for people with developmental disabilities at Hattie Larlham.

Those interested in going Over the Edge for Hattie Larlham can create an online fundraising page where supporters can pledge. The first 100 fundraisers will earn a spot to rappel 22 stories down the outside of the PNC Center building. Create a fundraising page at

Corporate sponsorships are available. Visit for more information.

Over the Edge is a special events company that provides signature events for non-profit organizations. The company requires every rappelling site to have a comprehensive site inspection and safety plan completed. Over the Edge employs IRATA or SPRAT-certified industrial rope specialists to train and prepare participants the day of the event.

For more information about Over the Edge, contact Tonnie Alliance at (330) 274-2272, ext. 3069, or at 

About Hattie Larlham:

Established in 1961, Hattie Larlham is a non-profit organization that provides services to 1,500 children and adults with developmental disabilities. Hattie Larlham inspires people with disabilities and their families to dream and achieve through the medical, residential, vocational and recreational services the organization offers. For more information, visit

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Jacqueline LoPresti
Communications Coordinator       
Hattie Larlham
330-274-2272, ext. 3011


Scott Juba    
Radar Public Relations & Consulting