Change a child’s life for the better, forever.

Big Brothers Big Sisters provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally support 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever so that we can see all children achieve success in life. Whether you are an accomplished climber or first time rappeller, Over the Edge gives participants a life-changing opportunity to rappel while supporting an amazing Organization.  The first 90 people to raise $1,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters will rappel down the historic Onesta Building in Downtown Canton.  

Whether it is a bucket list item or you are in it to support the cause we thank you for considering participation in our unique & life changing event.  If you are interested in rappelling please see the following for how to sign up and begin raising your minimum today.  Don't want to jump but want to support the Organization or someone already signed up? Please consider a general event donation or donation to a registered Edger.  Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are also available.  Contact us directly at 330-376-6503.

How to go Over The Edge

Step 1: Register for Over The Edge by selecting Register on the right side of this page

  • Your $100 registration fee goes directly to your $1,000 fundraising goal. Once you register, you will already be 10% of the way to your goal!

Step 2: Customize your Personal Fundraising Page

  • Use your Personal Fundraising Page to tell your story! Let your supporters know why you are fundraising for Over The Edge and Big Brothers Big Sisters. Are you looking for the thrill of the adventure? Are you a Big? Were you a Little?  Your personal fundraising page is your tool to reaching your fundraising goal!
  • Your supporters can donate offline as well by sending checks to the BBBS office and including your name! 

Step 3: Start Fundraising

  • Post your fundraising page on your social media sites, email it to your friends and family, and engage everyone you know in raising money for Big Brothers Big Sisters. You can also collect donations offline and add them into your fundraising goal.  Be creative in how you raise money at home at and work!  Have fun with it!  Remember, space is limited, so the first 90 people to reach their $1,000 fundraising goal will be able to go Over The Edge in July.
  • If you want to guarentee your spot to go Over The Edge prior to meeting your fundraising goal, ask about our Credit Card Guarantee Form. When you turn this form in completed, CONGRATULATIONS! Your spot will be secured to go Over The Edge.


Thank you to our Sponsors!