Free rock climbing event set for 2016 Give for Good in North Louisiana


SHREVEPORT, La., April 26, 2016 – Rainforest Art Foundation partners with Pro27's Climbossier to offer free rock climbing on local day of 24-hour online giving called Give for Good. The fundraiser event will take place at Pro27, 3700 Old Shed Rd Bossier City, LA on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 5-8 pm. The event is free to the public.

This meaningful partnership helps to further the RAF mission to increase appreciation of nature through arts, including alpine arts and outdoor skills development. The goal is to get more people in to try climbing and raise awareness of nature-inspired arts in North Louisiana.

Food, door prizes, and donation stations will be available. Multiple activities will be available for different ages and skill levels, including novice and experienced climb routes, and bouldering for small children.  Children under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian there to sign a consent waiver, age 15 and under must have supervision from a parent or guardian for the duration of the event, and children age 16 and older may be left with a signed waiver and picked up afterwards. All participants must have closed toed, tight fitting tennis shoes in order to climb.

About Rainforest Art Foundation:

The mission of RAF is to increase appreciation of nature through art. Founded in New York City in 2001 by artist, Marlene Tseng Yu, RAF strives to bring together like-minded artists from all over the world. RAF’s headquarters are located at 710 Travis Street, Shreveport, LA 71101. For more information and hours please visit or call (318) 717-9111. 

About Climbossier:

Climbossier is the first 24-hour climbing fitness-training center in North Louisiana, located in its parent gym, Pro27 Athletics, at 3700 Old Shed Road in Bossier City. We provide all levels of personal training, host group events, and focus on fun and fitness in a safe environment. We can be reached via 


Iris MacLean

Public Relations Manager

Rainforest Art Foundation

(318) 840-5213

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