Lifebanc supporters go ‘Over the Edge’ in downtown Cleveland to raise funds for life-saving cause

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Rappelers getting ready to go ‘Over The Edge’ of the Oswald Centre Building for @Lifebanc. Kendall Forward

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Fifty people rappelled down a building Friday in downtown Cleveland, and it was all in the name of a good cause.

The “Over the Edge” stunt raised money and awareness for Lifebanc, which supports organ and tissue donors and their families.

Just one donor can save up to eight lives and help heal fifty more.

Heather Mukesa was the first to make it down the Oswald Center Building Friday morning.

“I think the scariest part was walking out to the edge, and the best part was putting your feet on the ground,” she said. "The amount of fear is nothing compared to what the people waiting for a transplant or even people’s families have to go through in donating their loved ones organs in terms of the waiting and the loss of their loved one.” VIDEO Continue reading