5K Fun Run to Benefit Simon Youth Foundation
ELIZABETH, NJ (July 13, 2016) – The Mills at Jersey Gardens, New Jersey’s largest outlet and value retail center with over 200 stores under one roof, is proud to once again partner with the Color Vibe, a “VIBErantly” colorful 5k fun run company, for the 2016 Color Vibe 5K! On Sunday, August 14, 2016, The Mills at Jersey Gardens will host the Color Vibe 5K, a run full of vivid colors, music and tons of fun. A portion of the proceeds from the special fun run will benefit the Simon Youth Foundation, whose mission is to foster and improve educational opportunities, career development and life skills that transform the lives of youth.The Color Vibe is a unique 5k fun run series that is gaining popularity throughout North America and Australia. Along the course, participants of all ages run, walk, or dance their way through color stations, where vibrant colors tie-dye their white outfits and costumes. When it is over, everyone is invited to stick around at The Mills at Jersey Gardens for a large and colorful dance party hosted by a professional sound crew and DJ.
WHEN: Sunday, August 14, 2016
WHERE: The Mills at Jersey Gardens
651 Kapkowski Road
Located off Exit 13A of NJ Turnpike
For more information on the Color Vibe event at The Mills at Jersey Gardens, including registration, pricing and wellness programs, go to the company’s website, http://www.thecolorvibe.com/, or email s[email protected].
For more information on The Mills at Jersey Gardens, call (908) 354-5900 or visit www.simon.com/mall/the-mills-at-jersey-gardens, or follow The Mills at Jersey Gardens on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JerseyGardens and on Twitter www.twitter.com/MillsatJersey.
About Simon Youth Foundation
Simon Youth Foundation is a national nonprofit based in Indianapolis and is rated as a Four Star Charity by Charity Navigator. SYF exists to help at-risk students who are on the verge of dropping out of high school stay in school. Through 26 Simon Youth Academies in 12 states and Simon Youth Scholarships, SYF advocates, creates and initiates educational opportunities for students by creating learning environments primarily inside Simon malls. In partnership with local public schools, SYF has maintained a 90% graduation rate at its Academies since inception, graduated more than 13,000 students, and awarded more than $15 million in scholarships. Learn more at syf.org.
About The Mills at Jersey Gardens
The Mills at Jersey Gardens is New Jersey’s largest outlet and value retail center with over 200 stores under one roof. A shopper’s paradise, The Mills at Jersey Gardens is anchored by top outlets including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Century 21, Marshall’s, and the best brand outlets including Michael Kors, Coach, Calvin Klein, Banana Republic, Nike, True Religion, Nautica, PUMA, Kenneth Cole and Guess. The center also offers the largest Tommy Hilfiger in the US. With daily transportation from both the Port Authority Bus Terminal and Newark Liberty International Airport, the center is a great day-trip out of the hustle and bustle of New York City and features tax-free shopping on clothes and shoes. Enjoy great dining at Johnny Rockets, Chili’s, Applebee’s and its food court – voted one of the best in the state by NJ.com. Located at 651 Kapkowski Rd. in Elizabeth, The Mills at Jersey Gardens is easy to access off of exit 13A on Interstate 95. For more information, call (908) 354-5900 or visit www.simon.com/mall/the-mills-at-jersey-gardens. The Mills at Jersey Gardens may also be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JerseyGardens and on Twitter www.twitter.com/MillsatJersey.
About The Mills, A Simon Company
The Mills®, one of Simon Property Group's five real estate platforms, offers a unique brand of shopping with a mix of popular name brand outlets, value retailers and full-price stores, plus family-oriented dining and entertainment concepts. The Mills are well-located in major metropolitan markets and many are recognized as leading tourism destinations. Notable properties include Arundel Mills (Baltimore), Gurnee Mills (Chicago), Grapevine Mills (Dallas), Ontario Mills (Los Angeles), Opry Mills (Nashville), Potomac Mills (Washington, DC) and Sawgrass Mills (Ft. Lauderdale/Miami).
Simon is a global leader in retail real estate ownership, management and development and a S&P100 company (Simon Property Group, NYSE:SPG). Our industry-leading retail properties and investments across North America, Europe and Asia provide shopping experiences for millions of consumers every day and generate billions in annual retail sales. For more information, visit simon.com.