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Zipping for Autism

Updated: Tuesday, April 30 2013, 10:56 AM EDT
Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures is teaming up with Wells Fargo and the Autism Society for a fundraiser that will take you to new heights!

The event is called Wells Fargo Zipping For Autism.

Last year, the first year for the annual event, raised $31,000 for the Autism Society of NC.

All funds raised remained in Western NC.

The goal for 2013 is $50,000.

More information:

  1. Participants create a team (up to 10 people) or join a friends team at
  2. Set a personal goal and a team goal on your team pages.
  3. Share your personal and team page link with friends, co-workers, and family so they can help support you.
  4. Raise an average minimum of $79/team member ($790* per team of 10 people.) using the web site that goes directly to the Autism Society of NC (western NC region.)
  5. For that, Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures will donate a free zipline experience on our course for your entire team on Sunday June 2nd when all teams will come together for one great day of fun and adventure!! The $79/person is the typical cost to experience a tour at Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures.
  6. New for 2013!! Raise $1000 and the team can enjoy both the ziplines and the new Asheville Treetops Adventure Park.
  7. You and your team will help us raise additional funds for diagnostic services, advocacy, early intervention, and respite care.
  8. You and your team will also be a part of the original Zipping For Autism
  9. event in the country created and hosted right here in Asheville.
* All of the donations raised go to the Autism Society of NC and remain here in western NC. This is not a "we will donate $10/person" or "a portion of the proceeds will go to the Autism Society." 100% of team funds raised for the event goes to the Autism Society.

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