Nonprofit: Special Olympics Iowa
Date: September 18, 2013
Venue: Financial Center in downtown Des Moines
Main Attraction: 68 adventure seekers rappelled 345 feet over the edge to benefit 11,000 Special Olympics Iowa athletes in this annual extreme fundraiser.
Bottom Line: More than $80,000. All funds raised support the 11,000 Special Olympics Iowa athletes for year-round competition in 23 Olympic style sports.