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What: Over the Edge is an exciting, thrill seeking, extreme fundraising event that sends fund-raisers “Over the Edge” of a building. Over the Edge USA, has hosted hundreds of events across the country. They provide all equipment, and the expert staff who will navigate a safe experience for all those involved.

Why: To support the mentoring programs of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Atlantic and Cape May Counties. The Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. Our vision is that all children achieve success in life. Operating in Atlantic and Cape May Counties, our agency faces special economic , and socioeconomic challenges. The good news is that children in our program are less likely to use drugs and alcohol, and more likely to do better in school.

Where: Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel, 2 Convention Boulevard, Atlantic City, NJ 08401; 179 ft., 15 stories

When: Media/VIP Day Friday, June 23, 2017 & Rappel Day Saturday June 24, 2017

Who: 90 individuals will experience the adventure of rappelling down The Sheraton Hotel in iconic Atlantic City. Individuals of any age weighing between 100 and 300lbs can rappel.

How: Participants can sign up at Spots are limited, and each person going over the edge must meet a fundraising requirement of $1,000. A registration fee of $100 will be applied to your fundraising goal. “Edgers “ will have access to our social fundraising platform to share their adventure with their friends and keep track of their donations. They will also receive support and fundraising tips from the Big Brothers Big Sisters staff. Sponsorships are available, with some including a spot to rappel.

Still Curious?Check us out on the web, we will continue to update our dedicated Over the Edge website,, with event information and frequently asked questions. You can also contact Cynthia Overs, at 609-573-5029, ext. 14, or

You can visit on the web for information on how and why Over the Edge is the exclusive provider of this fundraising experience for not-for-profits across the country.
Event Location:
Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel
2 Convention Center Blvd.
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Event Schedule:

This special pre-event rappel is set up for VIP rappellers and media guests.This is an invitation only sneak preview of this unique event.6/23/2017
Edgers will rappel throughout the day. When a participant reaches their fundraising minimum of $1,000 they can choose their rappelling time slot. Edgers should plan to be on site for two hours that day. This allows for check-in, safety training, and putting on your gear. Edgers' family and friends can watch from The Landing Zone where there will be a celebration including music, and activities.6/24/2017 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Registration: $100.00
Registration Fees Will Apply to Your Fundraising Minimum

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