Event Information

Over The Edge is Big Brothers Big Sisters annual fundraiser that grossed $50,000 in its first year. Because of the funds raised at Over The Edge, more Bigs and Littles can be paired up, more friendships can be created and improved outlooks on life can be started.



Going Over the Edge is easy! Just follow the three steps below:

  1. Register and set up your fundraising page. Sign up here and customize your fundraising page! You'll want to add a photo and a little bit of information about why you're choosing to go Over the Edge. Complete profiles are proven to recieve more donations than those without photos and a personal touch! 
  2. Raise $1,000. The number one reason people give is because they are asked! Don't be shy, be excited, people will feed off your enthusiasm. There are plenty of ways to raise the $1,000 needed to go over the edge. Click here for some tips on how to get started. 
  3. Rappel 27 stories from the roof of the Grand Sierra Resort. After you have secured your spot, it's time to have fun! Edgers will be able to rappel on September 26th and will be assigned a start time. The training and rappeling experience will take about two hours and the rappeling itself will last for about half an hour. 

So what are you waiting for? Register and start fundraising! Going Over the Edge for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada makes a positive, long-lasting impact on children in your community. Our mentoring works. It works to help broaden children's perspectives and help them learn how to make good choices. It starts a child on the path to fulfilling their potential and succeeding in life.

Event Location

The Grand Sierra Resort

Event Schedule

Tuesday, September 25th (Media Day) 

Wednesday, September 26th