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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Raises More Than $80,000 For The American Foundation For Suicide Prevention’s Atlantic-Cape Out of the Darkness Walk

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City team members gather at the start of the “Out of the Darkness” Walk benefitting the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention. (Photo provided)

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City team member’s fundraising efforts garnered more than $80,000 in total funds raised for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s Atlantic-Cape Out of the Darkness Community Walk held Saturday, Sept. 17.

Hard Rock Atlantic City’s fundraising team is the top performing team in New Jersey and has helped elevate the Atlantic-Cape walk as a top walk in the region.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.

AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide, including those who have experienced a loss.


AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health by engaging in the following core strategies:

  • Funding scientific research
  • Educating the public about mental health and suicide prevention
  • Advocating for public policies in mental health and suicide prevention
  • Supporting survivors of suicide loss and those affected by suicide.

“I’m so proud of this company and the many Hard Rock Atlantic City team members that rally behind this so very important cause each year to raise money, create awareness, and reduce the stigma associated with mental health and suicide,” said Michael Sampson, Senior Vice President of Operations. “Our Team Members truly embody the core values of Hard Rock to Love All – Serve All.”

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

With the legendary Atlantic City Boardwalk as its backdrop, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has become Atlantic City’s go-to entertainment destination.

The property features an award-winning gaming floor that offers 2,250 slots, 120 table games, and a dedicated Sportsbook, which has been recognized in Casino Player Magazine’s 2020 Best of Gaming Awards and USA Today’s 10 Best Casinos.

Boasting more than fifteen food and beverage offerings, guests are able to enjoy fine dining at Council Oak Steaks & Seafood, Kuro, and Il Mulino, to casual fare at Hard Rock Cafe, YOUYU Noodle Bar, Sugar Factory, and Fresh Harvest Buffet.

The music-inspired resort offers guests a glimpse into the world’s most valuable and largest music memorabilia collection, along with services from Rock Spa® & Salon, which offers rhythm and music-inspired treatments like the Soul Survivor Massage.

With more than 150,000 square feet of meeting and event space, Hard Rock Atlantic City can fit any bill from intimate board meetings to large-scale conferences.

For more information including continued updates on the Safe + Sound protocols or to book your stay, please visit hardrockhotelatlanticcity.com.

About Hard Rock®:

With venues in 76 countries spanning 262 locations that include owned/licensed or managed Hotels, Casinos, Rock Shops® and Cafes – Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies.

Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s most valuable collection of music memorabilia at more than 83,000 pieces, which are displayed at its locations around the globe.

In 2018, Hard Rock International was recognized as a Forbes Magazine Top Employer for Women and Land Operator of the Year at the Global Gaming Awards.

In 2019, Hard Rock International was honored as one of Forbes Magazine’s America’s Best Large Employers, Forbes Magazine’s Top Employers for Women and No. 1 in J.D. Power’s 2019 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Study among Upper Upscale Hotel Chains.

Hard Rock destinations are located in the world’s greatest international gateway cities, including its two most successful flagship properties in Florida and home to the world’s first Guitar Hotel® in South
Florida, where its headquarters are located.

The brand is owned by HRI parent entity The Seminole Tribe of Florida.

For more information on Hard Rock International visit www.hardrock.com or shop.hardrock.com.

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