WACH FOX and 51 others rappel 20 stories for Harvest Hope Food Bank
COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) - WACH FOX News' Tara Petitt joined 51 other people who rappelled down "The Hub" Saturday. The 20-story building is the second highest in Columbia. Harvest Hope food bank teamed up with the special events company 'Over The Edge'. The organization helps non-profits around the world raise money for their cause by sending sponsored people 'over the edge'.
Each person raised money for the local food bank and then rappelled 326 feet down the Hub on Main Street to bring awareness to people facing hunger.
Thousands of dollars were raised for Harvest Hope. Marketing Manager of the food bank, Ash Little, says it was an incredible success and they look forward to hosting the event again next year.