Oct 042016

Did you sign up?

Then it’s time to let your friends and college know what’s going on. Here are some sample emails you can customize and send:

  1. I am looking forward to rappelling 111 feet down the side of the Omni Hotel, in downtown Jacksonville, Florida on November 18, 2016. I need your help to reach my goal of $1,000 and I thank you for supporting my rather crazy mid-life venture.
  1. Ok, I have to say this is one of the things I would have on my bucket list. All I have I have to do is raise $1,000. So whether you donate $1,000 or just $100, I would appreciate anything in between. It all adds up.
  1. Come on! Support Scouting! I am only 14 so please help me meet my goal. Where else can you give a boy the opportunity to learn the skills and gain the confidence necessary to take on challenges like this? We are the leaders of tomorrow. Help us learn the clues and shills we will need. Thank You!
  1. My sister Heather and I used to drive mom over the edge now its payback. We are challenging all siblings to join us in raising money for the Boy Scouts.
  1. As an Eagle Scout I have a lifelong duty to support Scouting and the values it embodies! Help me raise the necessary funds to achieve my goal. Coming from a family of Eagles I am proud to soar to meet this challenge.
  1. Let’s help the Boy Scouts achieve their goal. I need the rush of this adventure to propel me into my 66th birthday. “Oohrahh”
  1. “TOSS YOUR BOSS” As much as we love him there are days we would like to toss him over a building. Well now is our chance! Please join us in toss our boss over the edge of the Omni Hotel, downtown Jacksonville, for a great cause. On November 18 our boss will dangle over the side of the Omni Hotel building then rappel 111 feet as part of a unique fundraising event for the Boy Scouts of America. Please donate in support of this worthy organization-a minimum of $1000 is needed to secure a spot. We may never get another chance to literally push our boss Over the Edge!
Mar 092015

So, your heart couldn’t take rappelling 450 feet from the top of EverBank Center building; so we moved the event just for you.  The 2015 event will take place at the Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel on May 29th & 30th.

Join the Boy Scouts of America and the Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel as we kick off the Over the Edge  2015. The Boy Scouts of America is hosting its fifth annual two-day rappelling event on May 29-30, 2015.  Participants will rappel 19 stories from the beautiful Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel in downtown Jacksonville, overlooking the St. Johns River.


The process is simple: To secure a rope in this thrilling once-in-a-lifetime experience that is a headline-grabbing fundraiser that has been causing a stir across the country, all you have to do is create a personal fundraising page by selecting the labeled “Become An Edge” and raise a minimum of $1,000 to go OVER THE EDGE!

Once you create your fundraising page, customize it with text, pictures and let people know why you’re raising money for such a worthy cause.

Share your page with friends and family on Facebook, twitter and email to get the word out.

Registration is open to everyone! Register online at www.overtheedge-nfc.com

Mar 012015

Are you a fan of adventure?

You can’t handle the EDGE!

Do you live for the next adrenaline rush?

If so then click the  Become An EDGER button above….because this is a once in a lifetime experience.

Join the Jacksonville business community as Over the Edge, USA and Boy Scouts of America go over the edge for the fifth year. This year’s event will take place at Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel on May 29-30, 2015 in beautiful downtown Jacksonville, Florida.  This is an opportunity of a lifetime.  Be one of a select few who will rappel from this 19 story building, space is limited to only 80 rappellers, so register today before we reach our limit.

Imagine yourself being one of the few participants who will earn the opportunity to go Over the Edge by raising $1,000 or becoming a corporate sponsor.  The amazing views from the top and the exhilarating experience of going Over the Edge can only be matched by the important role you will play in helping raise funds for one of America’s oldest youth organizations, the Boy Scouts of America.

Once you have started your descent, friends, family and co-workers can cheer from down below as they wait for you to reach the Drop Zone.
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So, let’s get started by clicking HERE and signing up today!

Feb 242015

The experience of a lifetime awaits you in sunny Northeast Florida.

Jacksonville is the place you want to be for the 2015 Over the Edge rappelling event.  This year’s event will be limited to the first 80 participants, each participant is required to raise a minimum of $1,000.  If you missed the 2014 event you missed a great time had by all that took part.  Don’t wait until next year to get started, register today!  It’s easy and fun and we will show you how to successful reach your goal in a few short weeks.

Participants who raise a minimum of $1,000 in pledges will enjoy the breathtaking view from the top of the Hyatt Regency Riverfront hotel in beautiful downtown Jacksonville.   Each participant will enjoy a life changing adrenaline rush of 200 ft. under the control of an OSHA approved industrial safety team.  Funds will help benefit The Boy Scouts of America’s North Florida Council a non-profit organization, their mission is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. Imagine yourself being one of only a select few who will earn the opportunity to go Over the Edge by raising $1,000; sponsor opportunities are available as well.  The amazing views from the top and the exhilarating experience of going Over the Edge can only be matched by the important role you’ll play in helping raise funds for one of America’s oldest youth serving organization, The Boy Scouts of America. Once participants start their descent friends, family and co-workers may cheer you on from down below as they wait for you to reach the Drop Zone.  If cliff hanging 200ft., from the beautiful Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Jacksonville not your thing, then “Toss Your Boss”!  Find a die-hard thrill seeking supervisor or other top executive in your company who will agree to go over the edge. So, what are you waiting for?  Register on this website or call 904-388-0591 for more information.

Feb 142015

Raise funds as a team to support the Boy Scouts of America and Toss Your Boss over a 19 story building!  Sounds like fun– well,  just follow these easy steps below.

1.      Organize your coworkers by sending an internal e-mail to get everyone on board to raise $1000 to send your boss or supervisor over the edge.

2.      Register on line or complete the attached registration form as a Participant.

3.      Pay the $50 registration fee and raise $1,000 as a team (registration fee will be applied  towards your $1,000 goal)

4.      Attend  May 29 – 30, 2015 event and cheer on your boss as they take the plunge 19 stories from the Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel in downtown Jacksonville, overlooking the St. John’s River and the city’s beautiful skyline.

Your fearless leader may not seem so fearless when it comes to dangling 19 stories from the side of the Riverside Hyatt Hotel!


Feb 102015

1. Click the “Become an Edger” button above and follow the step-by-step instructions.
2. Next, using the Participant Center, send your friends and family emails to let them know you’re going Over the Edge in May of 2015! They can make a secure on-line donation directly from a link in the e-mails you send out.
3. Raise your minimum $1,000. It’s not as hard as it sounds! (See Below)
4. Then join us Friday and Saturday, May 29 & 30 and Go Over the Edge!


  • 5 generous friends give you $50 each $250
  • 10 of your contacts give you $10 each $100
  • 5 family members give you $20 each $100
  • 20 co-workers give you $5 each $100
  • Your company’s matching funds of $100
    (or better yet, see if they will match ALL of the funds you raise) $100

Take a deep breath because once you reach $1,000 you are really going Over the Edge for the Boy Scouts of the North Florida Council.


Just have a brave spirit and a desire to have fun while helping the Boy Scouts of  Ameria’s North Florida Council.

For more information or to reserve your spot at the top of the EverBank Center building on May 28 & 29th, 2015 contact us by using our Contact Us form or call him at 904-388-0591.

MAY 29, 2015 is the Big Day.