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CAASNM Hosting 2nd Annual ColorDash 5K Fun Run April 11th at NMSU

Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico (CAASNM) and Citizens Bank will be holding its 2nd Annual CAAtch Me if You Can Color Dash 5K on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Check-in starts at 8:00 am with race day registration available and the race will start at 9:30 am in the NMSU Student Tailgate Parking Lot. ColorDash is a noncompetitive, family-friendly event in which participants are splashed with colored corn starch as they move through the route. There are discounts available for families, teams, NMSU students who provide their student IDs at registration, and the Deaf Community. Dawn Z. Hommer, CEO said “Last year our ColorDash attracted over 700 colorful runners who ran, walked or strolled. We would love to see 1,000 runners this year!” Partial proceeds from the ColorDash will be donated to CAASNM for its programs, which help low-income people in our community.

Online registration for ColorDash: http://newcolordash5k.ticketmob.com/event.cfm?cart&showTimingID=53678

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Coats for Kids Partnership Distributes 4,322 Coats for Children in Need

The 19th Annual Coats for Kids project distributed 4,322 children’s jackets at this year’s event, held on November 23rd at the Convoy of Hope. Long-term partners include Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico (CAASNM), USBank, Comet Cleaners, Gold 101, and D2 Design.

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