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DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO GO OVER THE EDGE?
EVENT DATE: Saturday June 17th 2023
LOCATION: 1 City Center, Portland, ME 04101
Over the Edge for Veterans Forward is an exciting event in which “Edgers” commit to a fundraising minimum in exchange for the opportunity of a lifetime – to rappel down One City Center in the heart of the Old Port (Portland, Maine).
Our mission at Veterans Forward is to empower Maine's veterans,
service members, and their families towards a brighter future. By
offering tailored support to address each veteran's specific needs, we
strive to eliminate any hindrances to their health, safety, and
overall well-being. With a commitment to filling in the gaps in care
left by other resources, Veterans Forward is honored to serve the
veteran community in Maine with unwavering dedication.
Money raised by participants (you) goes directly to Maine veterans in need through Veterans Forward.
How do I participate?
- REGISTER to become an Participant
- Easily set up your personal fundraising page
- Reach the $1000 fundraising minimum!
- Experience the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to rappel
ABOUT the Veterans Forward: Veterans Forward serves Maine and is a program of Fedcap Inc.
Veterans Forward is an organization that is dedicated to helping veterans overcome the challenges they face in their daily lives. One of the ways they achieve this goal is by working with a variety of partners throughout Maine to address critical issues and create innovative solutions that improve the lives of veterans in the state.
These partners include local businesses, government agencies, non-profit organizations, community groups, and educational institutions. By collaborating with these diverse entities, Veterans Forward is able to leverage a wide range of resources and expertise to create impactful programs and services that meet the unique needs of veterans.
Fundraising is a critical component of Veterans Forward's mission to support veterans in Maine. By raising funds from individuals, corporations, and other organizations, Veterans Forward is able to provide quick and flexible support to veterans who are facing a wide range of challenges in their lives.
The fundraising efforts of Veterans Forward may take many forms, including events such as rappelling down Once City Center, 5k races, car shows, radiothons, as well as online campaigns and direct appeals to donors. These efforts not only raise much-needed funds for the organization but also raise awareness about the issues facing veterans and the services that Veterans Forward provides.
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