Over the Edge With Friends of Children's Hospital - Presented by Trustmark - April 16, 2016

 

The Event

For the third year in a row, Over the Edge with Friends of Children’s Hospital will be the attraction you don’t want to miss in downtown Jackson, MS on April 21st as Edgers rappel down the 14-story Trustmark Corporate Office building to raise $200,000 for Friends of Children’s Hospital! There will be food, music and a children's area to enjoy on site while watching Edgers rappel.

No rappelling or climbing experience is required for participants. The Over the Edge staff consists of professionals with an outstanding safety record who will provide the technical expertise, training and equipment needed to perform this event.

To see photos from the 2017 Over the Edge with Friends Event Day, click here.

Want to see the event from 2016?  Click here.

To Participate

Do you crave adventure? Are you a thrill seeker? Do you like living on the edge?

Join the fun on April 21st as Over the Edge with Friends of Children’s Hospital takes over downtown Jackson! The goal of Over the Edge with Friends is to raise $200,000 to support the sick and injured children of Blair E Batson Children’s Hospital, and you can help us achieve that goal by rappelling down the 14-story Trustmark Corporate Office building!

As a participant or “Edger,” all you have to do is raise a minimum of $1,000 by April 18th to enjoy the thrill of rappelling for a great cause! Share with your workplace, family and friends that you are going Over the Edge with Friends and ask them to donate to your fundraising page on the Over the Edge with Friends website.

Special prizes will go to the top fundraisers. Edgers who raise $2,000 or more will be eligible to use a GoPro during their rappel.

Are you up for it? Only 76 spots are available for this fundraising event of a lifetime. Sign up today!

Have other questions or want more details? Click here.

Want to see who is going Over the Edge with Friends? Click here.

Your support helps patients like:

Tyler Age 6
Tyler

Djay Age 9
DJay

Tavi Age 11
Tavi

Carter Age 7
Carter

Toss Your Teacher, Coach or Principal

Toss Your Teacher, Coach or Principal

It's time to Toss Your Teacher, Coach or Principal Over the Edge with Friends! Give the ultimate homework payback by sending him or her Over the Edge and down Trustmark's 14-story building. And, the best part of all? You get to decide who goes Over the Edge with Friends! Have someone in mind? Talk to them and sign them up today! Then encourage your friends and other teachers, administrators, coaches, etc. to support the effort to raise funds for Friends of Children's Hospital through this fun and exciting event!

Get Your Company Involved - Toss Your Boss

Toss Your Boss

Toss Your Boss is an internal campaign that will build team camaraderie and generate excitement within the office as your company’s team members join together to raise a minimum of $2,500 to Toss Your Boss (or co-worker) Over the Edge!
 
Just imagine how fun it will be for you and your team to watch your boss rappel down the 14-story Trustmark Corporate Office building while raising funds for the children at Mississippi’s only children’s hospital! 

 

Learn More

Sponsors

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Learn more.

Presenting Sponsor

Trustmark

Presenting Sponsor

Paul Moak Subaru

In-Kind Sponsor

105.1 The River 
Brown Bottling Group 
Jackson Free Press
Jackson Marriott
MISS 103 
Mississippi Braves 
Mississippi National Guard
Northside Sun Magazine 
Portico Jackson Magazine  
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers
Well-Being Magazine 
WJTV-12 
Your Country US 96

Reservation

A non-refundable reservation fee of $25 is required to hold your spot on the EDGE.

There are only 76 spots available, so claim yours today!

Leaderboard

Donate

If you do not want to participate, but would still like to support Over the Edge with Friends, make a donation!

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Learn more

For more information, please contact Ashlee Reid at 601-208-2533.