Saturday The City Color Run to Help Those in Need
Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 4:20PM

Anderson's Color The City Color Run, set for Saturday from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (check-in 7:45 a.m.) at a tent in the parking lot of Anderson Mall, offers a charity running event to benefit Rejuvenate Church's Discovery Center which helps those with clothing and other needs in our community.

Color The City is open to all ages capable of completing the course with no issues. The two-mile course will include Anderson Mall's perimeter road, continuing around Old County Farm Blvd and finishing in the fields where the Lights of Hope are held. At the finish line of the event will be, games, inflatables, hot-air balloon ride, food trucks and music.

The cost is $25 per runner, which includes the race entry fee, a participants' kit, and a white Color The City t-shirt. Participants can enter for $10 if they bring a bag of hygiene products (see examples below) and/or new undergarments (underwear, socks) for the Discovery Center.

Event sponsors include United Way of Anderson County, Coca-Cola, Cancer Association of Anderson, Foothills Alliance, AIM: Accept. Inspire. Minister., Habitat for Humanity Anderson, Palmetto Screen Print & Embroidery and more.

For more information, contact Rejuvenate Church at 864-401-8060, or email or on our website,

The following items are needed for the project's work to help those in need:

-Dental Floss
-Shampoo & Conditioner
-Baby Shampoo
-Shaving Cream
-Electric Razors
-Wash Cloths

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