2 benefit runs to be held in next 2 weeks

Published 12:01 am Thursday, April 24, 2014

The second annual Mission Madness Color 5K Run, Walk, Jalk and 1-mile Kid’s Fun Run will be held on Saturday at 8 a.m.

The color run is a family fun-filled blast of color and exercise. The purpose of the event is to raise funds for mission work both locally and abroad.

Cost is $25 for the 5K run, jalk or walk; and $15 for the 1-mile kid’s run.

For more info, visit the run’s website at www.colorrun.net or www.active.com, or call 334-488-0344.

Next week, the Running for a Reason 5K run/walk and kids fun run will be held on Sat., May 3 at Robinson Park.

This run is a benefit fundraiser for Charlie Woods.

The registration fee for adults is $20, and $15 for students in grades K-12. The kid’s fun run fee is $5.

The 5K will start at 8 a.m. The fun run is at 9 a.m. Race day registration begins at 7 a.m.

For more info, visit running4areason.org.