Over the Edge

Over the Edge is a fun and unique opportunity for individuals and organizations to raise money and support Cedar Valley United Way by rappelling off of the historic TechWorks building. All funds raised from the event will go toward Cedar Valley United Way's strategic investments and initiatives, which supports 63 programs at 39 organizations in our community.


Calling all thrill-seekers, community advocates and everyday Champions!

You're invited to take part in the FIRST EVER Over the Edge Cedar Valley. Join us as we provide help and hope for the most vulnerable populations in our community. 

The first 92 individuals (or teams who nominate an individual) to fundraise a minimum of $1,000 will earn a spot to go Over the Edge. (Click here to sign up.)

When: Friday, September 27 starting at 9:00 am

Who: Edgers of all ages and abilities (must be a minimum of 100 pounds - some may require adult signature to participate)

What: Step up to the edge and rappel off of TechWorks historic building!

WhyFunds raised are reinvested into our community to provide help and hope to individuals and families in our community. Cedar Valley United Way helps our neighbors, friends and coworkers live their best lives. We develop, support and invest in the most impactful strategies and partners to strengthen education, financial stability and healthy lifestyles - the building blocks of opportunity. Our investments of time and treasure are data-driven and aimed at root causes for long-term, measurable change.

*Please note: There is a $50 registration fee to sign up, which will apply toward your fundraising total.



Friday, September 27, 2024


Approximately 9:00 am to 5:00 pm*

      *Rappellers will receive their schedule prior to Event Day. Rappel time preference will be given to those who meet the fundraising challenge first.


TechWorks Building (360 Westfield Avenue, Waterloo, IA 50701)

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