On Saturday, Dec. 16, the Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire will STEP-UP & STEP-IN© for youth, run against bullies and make sure everyone joins in the reindeer games at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center on Hutchinson Island. Participants will enjoy an 8K, a kiddie race and lots of post-race games and activities perfect for all ages. RCC will also host a best cookie contest among top pastry chefs in the area.
All youth over the age of 12 are encouraged to raise funds for their $30 race entry fee for the 8K, which includes a shirt, food and post-race festivities. Prizes will be awarded to youth with most funds raised. Prizes will also be awarded to best overall in women and men in each age category.
**Shirts will be available to the first 100 registrants**
8K - $30 through Dec. 1, $35 Dec. 2 through Dec. 15, $40 on race day
One of Savannah’s best family-oriented run events, the Reindeer Run benefits the important work of the Rape Crises Center of the Coastal Empire. Proceeds will support the Prevention Education program at the Rape Crisis Center which offers healthy relationship resources and training for local schools, colleges and organizations, including Safer, Smarter Kids, Anti-Bully, Safe Dates, and Sexual Harassment curriculum.
Friday, Dec. 15
Fleet Feet Sports 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 16
Savannah International Trade & Convention Center 8-8:45 a.m.