Over the Edge

Over The Edge - Volunteer Sign Up 2022

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Over the Edge for Kids’ Sake! Big Brothers Big Sisters is excited to be hosting this amazing fundraiser for the 5th year in Davenport, Iowa, on August 26-27. This exciting event raises important dollars for youth mentoring in the QCA.

Over the course of two days, there are a number of volunteer roles available to welcome, support, and assist over 100 couragous volunteers rappel 11 stories down the Hotel Blackhawk (200 E. 3rd Street). Below is an outline of opportunities available, ranging from registration, staging, escorts, announcers, and hospitality. Please sign up below for a timeframe that works best for you. If your plans should change, return to this site to update your availability.

WANT TO BE A ROPE VOLUNTEER? There are limited spots (with opportunity for a FREE rappel) to serve as rope volunteers and work with Over the Edge's technical staff on event days. Although individuals with experience working with rope is preferred (climbers, cavers, firefighters, SWAT, etc.) becoming a rope volunteer is open to anyone who is enthusiastic and safety conscious mindsets.  Required training will be provided on Friday, August 26 from 1-4 p.m.

To become a rope volunteer, you MUST sign up directly with OTE at...https://overtheedgeglobal.com/volunteers/

Location: Hotel Blackhawk - Davenport

Created by:   Big Brothers Big Sisters
 
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Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Time (CDT) Available Slot
08/26/2022 (Fri.) 1:00pm - 7:00pm  

Rope Volunteers (12)

IMPORTANT NOTE: Rope Volunteers MUST be available to volunteer BOTH Friday and Saturday. Please check both the Friday and Saturday slots if choosing to be a rope volunteer.

 
10 of 12 slots filled
Richard Korneisel
Did ROTC Rappelling in college.
Emily Horn Horn
Joshua Horn
Recreational climbing experience
Kobe Bruckner
Worked the event before
Heather Doxstader
Kim Thomsen
Kerra Daley
Worked the event before
Patty Marxen
Andrew Powell
Was Rope volunteer last year.
Jeff Belvel
3:30pm - 7:00pm  

Escorts (2)

Lead participants through different stages of the event from Check-In to staging and staging to training.

 
All slots filled
Greg Garza
Kathy Necker
I’ll help wherever needed

Roof Top Security & Escort

Manage access to the roof and escort Edgers to training. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 
Michala Mielke

Roof Top Radio

Stationed on the roof to keep Edgers in order and let the Announcer/MC know who is rappelling, when and what rope they are on. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 
Dionna Reed

Landing Zone- Gear Runners (2)

Meet rappellers upon landing to retrieve safety gear, return their belonging then take gear back to Staging on 11th floor. Will involve lots of walking.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
John Oliger

Floater

Help keep tables, counters, and chairs cleaned during Event and assist with other tasks as needed.

 

Check Point

To be assigned at one of the multiple stations to help check participants in, direct them to next step and/or complete their experience.

 
Mary Boehm
08/27/2022 (Sat.) 7:00am - 5:00pm  

Rope Volunteers (12)

IMPORTANT NOTE: Rope Volunteers MUST be available to volunteer BOTH Friday and Saturday. Please check both the Friday and Saturday slots if choosing to be a rope volunteer.

 
10 of 12 slots filled
Richard Korneisel
Did ROTC Rappelling in college.
Kobe Bruckner
Worked the event before
Emily Horn
Joshua Horn Horn
Recreational climbing experience
Heather Doxstader
Kim Thomsen
Patty Marxen
Andrew Powell
Was Rope volunteer last year
Kerra Daley
Jeff Belvel
7:45am - 11:00am  

Escorts (4)

Lead the participants through different stages of the event. Check-In to staging, & staging to training.

 
3 of 4 slots filled
Blake Schaeffer
Kitty Dougherty
Kathy Necker

Roof Top Security & Escort

Manage access to the roof and escort Edgers to training. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 

Floater

Help keep tables, counters, and chairs cleaned during Event and assist with other tasks as needed.

 
Reba Carstens

Check Point

To be assigned at one of the multiple stations to help check participants in, direct them to next step and/or complete their experience.

 
8:30am - 11:00am  

Roof Top Radio

Stationed on the roof to keep Edgers in order and let the Announcer/MC know who is rappelling, when and what rope they are on. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 
Heather Cutkomp

Landing Zone- Gear Runners (4)

Meet rappellers upon landing to retrieve safety gear and return belongings then take gear back to Staging on 11th floor. Will involve lots of walking.

 
1 of 4 slots filled
CHIAK LEE
10:45am - 2:00pm  

Escorts (4)

Lead the participants through different stages of the event. Check-In to staging, & staging to training.

 
2 of 4 slots filled
Blake Schaeffer
Kathy Necker
I signed up for 3 slots but not sure if my little will be there the whole time

Roof Top Security & Escort

Manage access to the roof and escort Edgers to training. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 

Roof Top Radio

Stationed on the roof to keep Edgers in order and let the Announcer/MC know who is rappelling, when and what rope they are on. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 
Heather Cutkomp

Floater

Help keep tables, counters, and chairs cleaned during Event and assist with other tasks as needed.

 
Denny Ehlers

Landing Zone- Gear Runners (4)

Meet rappellers upon landing to retrieve safety gear and return belongings then take gear back to Staging on 11th floor. Will involve lots of walking.

 
All slots filled
Katherine Woody (2)
Volunteering with my little, Becky
joe burke (2)
with grandson AJ burke

Check Point

To be assigned at one of the multiple stations to help check participants in, direct them to next step and/or complete their experience.

 
1:45pm - 5:00pm  

Escorts (4)

Lead the participants through different stages of the event. Check-In to staging, & staging to training. Done when final participant has been lead through.

 
1 of 4 slots filled
Blake Schaeffer

Roof Top Security & Escort

Manage access to the roof and escort Edgers to training. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 

Roof Top Radio

Stationed on the roof to keep Edgers in order and let the Announcer/MC know who is rappelling, when and what rope they are on. Must be comfortable with heights and wearing a helmet. You must be 18 years of age for this position.

 
Heather Cutkomp

Floater

Help keep tables, counters, and chairs cleaned during Event and assist with other tasks as needed.

 

Landing Zone- Gear Runners (4)

Meet rappellers upon landing to retrieve safety gear and return belongings then take gear back to Staging on 11th floor. Will involve lots of walking.

 

Check Point

To be assigned at one of the multiple stations to help check participants in, direct them to next step and/or complete their experience.

 
Paula Stoneking
4:00pm - 6:00pm  

Tear Down (2)

Help tear down various stations after event.

 
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