Boaters Uniting to Help People with Special Needs
The Burton Center Foundation and the Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board are proud to announce the 5th Annual “Cruisin’ for a Cause Boat Run” will be held Saturday, August 18, 2018 on beautiful Lake Greenwood. The purpose of the boat run is to bring awareness of people with disabilities and special needs in Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, Lexington, McCormick and Saluda counties and funding to help them. The funds raised by this event will go towards providing for emergencies, financial hardships, food, clothing, dental care, medical equipment, personal care items, client events and outings.
There will be great prizes, food, entertainment and camaraderie. The event begins at 10:30 a.m. at any of the five stops on Lake Greenwood. Last boat in at Camp Fellowship at 3:30 p.m. Live auction and prizes will be awarded at 4:00 p.m. Live entertainment featuring Dubie’s Brothers.
Registration: At any of the five stops day of event (Harris Landing; Break on the Lake; Lighthouse Marina; Skipper’s Landing or Camp Fellowship); or by contacting Burton Center, 2605 Hwy 72 221E, Greenwood, SC 29649 or Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board, 1860 Hwy 14, Laurens, SC 29360.
For more information, please go to: www.connectlakegreenwood.com; www.burtoncenter.org; Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board on Facebook or by calling (864) 942-8900; (864) 981-1926 or (864) 993-0012.
Pictured: Cruisin’ for a Cause Planning Committee: L to R: Andy Lyle, Mel Weaver, Monica Taylor, Sam Martin, Jimmy Burton (seated), Laurie Cordell and Ruple Harley III. Not pictured: David & Susie Burton, Frank & Rose Sells, Cheryl Bell, Jimmy Peden, Travis Dudley, Jeff May and Teresa Medlin.