Edmonton, AB

Friday, August 25, 2017

The Sutton Place Hotel

10235 – 101 Street

Event Details

Do you have what it takes?

Calling all Superheroes!  Register to be a Superhero for a day and make a difference in the lives of Albertans with disabilities and medical conditions.

Participation in this adventure of a lifetime requires rapellers to raise a minimum of $1,100 in pledges ($1,000 if you are member of a team) while challenging their comfort zone – all for a great cause.  If you register as a team, your total funds raised must equal the number of team members multiplied by the fundraising minimum.  For example:  4 team members x $1,000 = $4,000.

Participants must attend a mandatory 3 hour rappeller training session prior to the event at:

Vertically Inclined Rock Gym
8523 Argyll Rd.
Edmonton, AB

Prizing & Incentives

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Additional Prizing

Breakaway Experiences gift certificates will be awarded for the following:

  • $500 – Top individual fundraiser
  • $200 – 2nd place individual fundraiser
  • $100 – 3rd place individual fundraiser
  • $200 – Early Bird Draw (June 30th)
  • 9 x $100 – Top Fundraising Team (up to a maximum of 9 team members)

Drop Zone Boss Drop

Have you ever felt like dropping your boss off the side of a building?  Now’s your chance!  Get a group of colleagues together and register a Boss Drop team. Teams must raise a minimum of $1,100/boss.  Boss’s approval is mandatory.

Registration is as easy as five simple steps:

Step #1: Register for the Drop Zone 2017 in Edmonton.

Step #2: Use the online Fundraising Tool to collect pledges, or collect pledges offline. (Donations $20.00 and more will receive a tax receipt).

Step #3: Attend one mandatory 3 hour training session at Vertically Inclined Climbing Gym (8523 Argyll Road) tentatively scheduled for August 14 or August 16 (6:00 pm to 9:00 pm), or Saturday, August 19 (9:00 am to 12:00 pm or 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm).

Step #4: Arrange your Superhero costume for your big descent.

Step #5: Take the leap as a Superhero for Easter Seals Alberta.

The deadline for raising $1,100 is on event day, Friday, August 25, 2017.

Join us at the edge and together we will change the lives of children with disabilities and medical conditions in Alberta.

Lady-in-tutu Spiderman Team-Ninja-Turtles

Check out some more photos from the 2016 Drop Zone Edmonton.

About Easter Seals Alberta

Easter Seals Alberta is committed to helping children and their families overcome the challenges of a disability. By providing families with necessary mobility and accessibility equipment, we can help ensure they live a better life. Funds raised at this event also support Easter Seals Camp Horizon in Bragg Creek, and Easter Seals McQueen Residence in Edmonton. For more details on our programs and services, please visit our website at www.easterseals.ab.ca.

For more information, contact:
Easter Seals Alberta
eventsyeg@easterseals.ab.ca
Phone: 780-429-0137 ext. 308

DZ Supporters

Download the pledge form (PDF)

Fundraising Tips

The 5 Ws of Drop Zone Edmonton

Superhero Costume Ideas