Volunteers needed for Over The Edge event

Volunteers need for Over The Edge event


Gulfport, MS (April 2, 2015) – Volunteers are needed to fulfill a variety of duties on April 18 for Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast’s Over The Edge event.  Over The Edge is a unique fundraising event to benefit HFHMGC where participants who raise a minimum of $1,000 have the opportunity to rappel down the Beau Rivage from the 27th floor.

Some of the volunteer duties include, escorting Edgers, assisting in the Staging Area, assisting in the Landing Zone, registration, security, runners, selling merchandise to name a few.


The volunteer hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and volunteers have a three options for times:

**All day 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.;

**Morning shift 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; or

**Afternoon shift which is 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


All volunteers will receive an Over The Edge T-shirt to wear and will be instructed of their duties on the day of the event. The deadline to register is Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and are required to complete a Volunteer Application found at https://support.hfhmgc.org/over-the-edge-volunteer-registration.


For further information, contact Kelly McGill at kmcgill@hfhmgc.org  or call (228) 678-9100 ext. 1016.  Additional information on Over The Edge can be can be found at www.overtheedgehabitat.org.