Navigation Links
Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel Takes the Plunge for Autism Awareness
Date:6/17/2013

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2013

Over the years, there have been plenty of organizations that raise money for autism research, from talks to walks, but few have really taken the plunge like the Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel and Over the Edge With Autism Speaks. The two organizations have come together to put on a unique event which has individuals raising money and rappelling down the LAX luxury hotel.

This special event takes place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 27 at the Renaissance Los Angeles Airport hotel. During that time, individuals will scale down the 11-floor building for the thrilling, charitable event. Guided by experienced staff, these individuals will feel free as they drop down the side of the building. Each person is tasked to raise $1,500, meaning that as they scale the LA Airport hotel, they’ll be contributing plenty of money.

Those interested in participating in the event should hurry and sign up, as the hotel near Hollywood Park only has 76 slots open. Like many charities, individuals are supported by a team, so groups can get together to support one person’s descent while supporting a great cause. Everyone is invited to watch and cheer on their representative as they rappel.

Scott McCoy, general manager, of the luxury hotel in Los Angeles said, “We’re excited to be working with Autism Speaks to feature this adrenalin-charged experience. Rappelling down the hotel might seem dangerous, but with an experienced crew on hand, it’s perfectly safe and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to raise money for Autism Speaks. Such a high-profile event will help people discover this noble cause.”

Those interested in participating in the fundraiser must be 18 years or older (or have a legal guardian sign a waiver if they are under 18) and between 110 and 300 pounds. Entrants must raise $1,500, and there is a $100 registration fee that is credited toward the $1,500 goal.

After rappelling down the building or cheering someone on, participants can retire to comfortable rooms at the LAX luxury hotel. The Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel features spacious rooms that strike the perfect balance between luxury and comfort. Each one of the spaces offers flat-screen televisions, plush beds and modern furniture. Guests can also swing by the onsite 96th Street Bistro, which serves delicious California-inspired cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Come support a great cause on July 27 with the Over the Edge event at the Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel with Autism Speaks. For information, email overtheedgelosangeles[at]autismspeaks[dot]org or call 1-323-297-4727.

About the Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel
The Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel features 499 spa-inspired guest rooms and suites with upscale amenities including plush bedding, high-speed Internet, flat-screen TVs and in-room safes. The Los Angeles airport hotel is centrally located in the city with access to world-famous beaches, Staples Center, Dodgers Stadium, Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland and Hollywood Park Racetrack and Casino. The hotel also includes 14 meeting rooms with 18,400 square feet of flexible space, the 96th Street Bistro serving California cuisine, a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center with free weights and cardio equipment and outdoor pool and whirlpool. For information, visit http://www.marriott.com/LAXRR.

About Autism Speaks
Autism Speaks is the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization. It is dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. An estimated one in 88 children in the U.S. is on the autism spectrum. For information, visit http://www.autismspeaks.org.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Renaissance-Los-Angeles/Hotel-Autism-Awareness/prweb10835494.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. New - Renaissance Age Serum, a Revival in Swiss Anti-Aging Skin Care; Improve Skin Texture for a More Youthful Appearance using Gerda Spillmann’s Newest Anti-Aging Serum
2. Renaissance Physician Organization Leading Effort with Greater Houston Healthconnect to Enhance Care Coordination and Patient Outcomes
3. American Executive Transportation Now Offering Service From Palm Springs And San Diego To The Los Angeles Airport
4. DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit: Kranksy vs. Depuy and Johnson and Johnson, Los Angeles County Superior Court Case #BC456086*
5. Los Angeles Startup Turns a Surgical Mission Trip into an Opportunity
6. Inexpensive LAX And Burbank Airport Shuttle Service 800 72-LAXRIDE Offers Car Service To Los Angeles Airport In Style For Less Than A Taxi In A Towncar Or Limousine
7. Checkered Flag Plumbing® Reveals 5 Top Causes for Clogged Drains in Los Angeles, CA
8. Taylor Swift Tickets: Cheap Concert Tickets has Slashed Prices on Taylor Swift Concert Tickets in Arlington/Dallas, Philadelphia, East Rutherford, Los Angeles & Tacoma
9. Patricia O’Laughlin Psychotherapy of Los Angeles Now Seeing Adults, Teens and Young Children
10. Zac Brown Band Tickets Hollywood Bowl:Cheap Concert Tickets Announces that Discount Tickets for the Zac Brown Band in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Bowl Go on Sale 5/17
11. The Surgeons of Los Angeles Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates are Now Offering Exparel for Use in Local Anesthesia During Anorectal Operations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/12/2017)... Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... Award of Excellence to Carol Friedman, PhD, FACMI, during the Opening Session of AMIA’s ... 4 – 8. , In honor of Morris F. Collen, a pioneer in the ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... Rockville, Maryland (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 ... ... a magnetic drug delivery system that we intend to develop to enable prevention ... regimens can lead to severe hearing loss, especially in pediatric patients. For cisplatin, ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... HMP , a leader in healthcare events ... Magazine Eddie Digital Award for ‘Best B-to-B Healthcare Website.’ Winners were announced during the ... The annual award competition recognizes editorial and design excellence across a range of sectors. ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... On Saturday, ... a treadmill relay – Miles by Moonlight to raise money for the American Heart ... or more. , Teams will work together to keep their treadmills moving for ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Health Literacy Innovations (HLI), ... software tool, and the Cancer Patient Education Network (CPEN), an independent professional organization ... a new strategic alliance. , As CPEN’s strategic partner, HLI will help ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017 Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: ... Consulting, LLC , and named its founder as Diplomat,s ... Tennessee , will operate under Diplomat ... service offerings for health care partners to include IT ... "In an interoperable world, technology delivers comprehensive ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 2, 2017 Halo Labs announces ... particle analysis system called the HORIZON at MIBio 2017 in ... analyzes subvisible and visible particulate matter in biopharmaceutical samples with unprecedented ... use of the novel technique Backgrounded Membrane Imaging. ... The HORIZON subvisible particle analysis system ...
(Date:9/28/2017)... Sept. 28, 2017 Cohen Veterans Bioscience and ... use of wearable and home sensors for real-time monitoring ... Signal Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on disruptive health ... an affordable analytical system to record and integrate behavioral, ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: