KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – A Kettering gym owner will host a stair climb fundraiser to mark the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks.
Kettering’s Workout Anytime owner Holly Surface is hosting the Memorial Stair Climb and fundraiser on Friday, September 10 at 2234 S Smithville Road.
According to a release, local firefighters, police and community members will strive for a goal of 2,071 steps – approximately 110 flights of stairs – which is the same amount of steps in the World Trade Center.
A company spokesperson said the proceeds from the event will be donated to the Kettering Fire Department and every participating club member is being asked to give a $10 donation to the cause to reach the location’s goal of $1,000 by Saturday.
The event is open to the public.