Over the Edge for Special Olympics Iowa was a huge success on 18 September 2013! Sixty-eight brave individuals including four Iowa Knights of Columbus rappelled 345 feet off the Financial Center in downtown Des Moines, and raised more than $80,000.
Msgr. T. J. McCann Council 2663 Grand Knight Tim Bloom starts his rappel off the Financial Center. To read more on Tim's experience, CLICK HERE for an article in the Newton Daily News.
State Deputy Joe Ramirez and Immediate Past State Deputy Mike Laake share a moment with two Special Olympics Iowa athletes after their rappels. Laake currently represents the Iowa Knights of Columbus on the Special Olympics Iowa Board of Directors.