Let us take you Over the Edge in this exciting NEW fundraising event! 80 brave souls will have the thrill of a lifetime when they rappel down the TALLEST building in Bakersfield. So sign up now to take the plunge, fling a friend or get together with co-workers and toss your boss. No matter what, this is one event you do not want to miss!
Are you up for the challenge? We invite you to become an event sponsor, donate towards a participant's goal, or choose to participate as an Edger in this one of a kind fundraiser. All proceeds go to benefit the values-based, character education and leadership programs of the Boy Scouts of America.
Some important things to note about the Over the Edge event:
• Event date is October 27, 2012
• There is no age limit, but you must be at weigh at least 110 and no more than 300 pounds
• All Rapplers must by physically able to work rope gears
• Your rappel spot is contingent on raising a minimum of $1,000
• Donations are non-refundable
• Donating through this website is simple, fast and totally secure
• This event is limited to 80 spots, be the first to take the plunge
Thank you for your support. Please share this website with anyone who you think is adventurous as you and ask them to support Scouting by becoming an event sponsor, donating towards your goal or would like to rappel next to you as you descend 12 STORIES from Bakersfield's tallest building.
See you on the Roof!
For more information contact:
661-325-9036 ext 111
[Click for member's page]
661-325-9036 ext 110
[Click for member's page]
Fun Ways to Get Involved
The Main Event
Need some Over the Edge info to share with friends and family? Download this flier to help spread the word! We also have some info geared towards the thrillseeker in your life.
Toss Your Boss
Has your boss ever pushed you over the edge? Well now’s your chance to return the favor! Rally your co-workers to “Toss your Boss” Over the Edge of Stockdale Tower for the thrill of a lifetime. Your fearless leader may not seem so fearless when it comes to rappelling down the side of a tall building.
Sling Your Scout Leader
Team up with your fellow Scouts and Sling Your Scout Leader
Over the Edge! Get in touch with your family, friends and Unit Alumni to give your Scout Leader a Scouting Memory they will not soon forget!
Rope Volunteers Needed!
Do you have ropes experience? Are you interested in volunteering at Over the Edge? We are looking for skilled volunteers to help out on Media Day and Event Day. Let us know at the Scout Office if you are in!
What is Over the Edge?? Check out this video from our event in 2012 to see for yourself!