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Over the edge sponsorship opportunities

Over the Edge is known for its signature rappelling events all over the world and helping organizations raise money and awareness, this first-of-its-kind event in Newport News will directly benefit United Way’s Pathways Out of Poverty, which focuses on bringing the community together through collective impact.
 
Please review the Sponsorship Opportunities below and contact our Vice President of Resource Development and Marketing, Marsha Hargette.
 
Marsha Hargette
757-873-9328
 

Sponsorship Opportunities

 
VIP Chicken Coop Sponsor:
$8,500 or in kind
 
Companies have the opportunity to sponsor the VIP Chicken Coop on-site event party. Attendees will include top fundraisers who are too afraid to go over, key sponsors, and other VIP. The Chicken Coop will have complimentary food and beverages.
 
Benefits Include:
l Chicken Coop naming rights
l Customized Chicken Coop area with prime viewing showcasing your company
l Exposure and access to VIP participants and sponsors
l Recognition and link on Over the Edge fundraising page
l Logo in registration and staging area
l Recognition on event participant and volunteer T-shirts
l One rappel spot
l Recognition in regional marketing emails sent before and after event to supporters and Over the Edge participants
l Recognition in all media communication
l Social media recognition
l Promotional Item in participant gift bag
 
 
Base Camp Sponsor:
$7,500
 
Benefits Include:
l Two rappel spots on VIP/Media Day
l Recognition in all media communication as
“YOUR COMPANY Base Camp”
l Recognition and link on Over the Edge fundraising page
l Social media promotion
l Recognition on event participant and volunteer T-shirts
l Logo on website
l Announcements on PA throughout event
l Logo at registration
l Onsite personalized banner
l Dedicated e-blast to all participants and donors
l Promotional Item in participant gift bag
 

Rope Sponsor:
$5,000 for single rope

One rope naming rights and one rappel spot on
VIP Media Day.
$8,000 for both ropes
Two ropes naming rights and two rappel spots on VIP Media Day.
Benefits Include:
l Logo on all Over the Edge marketing material
l Recognition in all marketing emails sent before and after event to all supporters
and Over the Edge participants
l Recognition and link on Over the Edge fundraising page
l Social media mentions, promotions where applicable
l Banner in landing zone on event day
l Tent space in landing zone on participant days
l Logo in registration and staging area
l Recognition on event participant and volunteer T-shirts
l Mention in event press release to regional media
l Recognition in landing zone from PA on participant days
l Invitation to VIP events
l Promotional Item in participant gift bag
 

Drop Party Sponsor:
$5,000 or in kind

Choose from the Sponsor Breakfast, Kickoff Event, or Thank You Event.
Benefits Include:
l One rappel spot
l Exposure and access to VIP participants and sponsors
l Recognition in regional marketing emails sent before and after event to supporters
and Over the Edge participants
l Recognition in all media communication
l Social media recognition
l Promotional Item in participant gift bag
 

Helmet Sponsor:
$2,500

Sponsor the helmets at event day, visibility to all participants, spectator and photo opportunities.
Benefits Include:
l Sticker on all participant helmets
l Recognition in social media communications
l Brand exposure through photo and media opportunities
l Promotional Item in participant gift bag
 

GoPro Sponsor:
$1,000

Top fundraisers earn the opportunity to capture their over the edge experience on video. Companies have an opportunity to sponsor the GoPro camera that will capture this footage and give you business exposure.
Benefits Include:
l Recognition in all media communication
l Announcement on PA throughout event
l Promotional Item in participant gift bag
 

Media Sponsor:
In-Kind

Benefits Include:
l Logo will be displayed on the event website, and ongoing promotion / recognition on social media
l Logo will be included on the back of the participant jersey.
l Logo will be featured on all signage on the day of the event.
l One (1) rappel slot for a designated media personality on the VIP/Media day
As an in-kind sponsor, UWVP expects adequate promotion of the event up to 4 weeks in advance of the event, including but not limited to the following:
l Website, event calendar and PSA promotion.
l An interview with a UWVP representative in advance of the event.
l Coverage of the VIP/Media Day and on the
Main Event Day
 

Thank you to our sponsors

    

 


Have questions?  Contact us and one of our team members will get back to you soon.
Call us: 757-873-9328
Email us: OvertheEdge@uwvp.org