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The Charles Lea Center Foundation has two fun upcoming events you don't want to miss!
Journey of Hope: Join us on Wednesday, July 23 as we welcome back the awesome cyclists from Push America who travel cross-county to raise funds and awareness for people with disabilities.
The Amazing Road Rally 28:: Mark your calendars now for Sunday, Sept. 21 for this yearly event which sends participants on a wild chase for clues all over Spartanburg. Sponsorships are now being accepted.
For more information about either event please contact Cyndi Beacham at cbeacham@charleslea.org or (864) 562-2278.

Welcome to the Charles Lea Center

The Charles Lea Center is a haven for more than 1,400 individuals - newborns to seniors - and their families, at two campuses and 60 group homes in Spartanburg County. As a vital community resource, it provides services that often cannot be found elsewhere in the Upstate. The Center employs approximately 500 individuals and this staff is is committed to providing the most compassionate services and developing opportunities that wlll lead to an improved quality of life for the folks in which they serve.

History
For more than 40 years, the Center has been the place to turn for innovative services and expert care for those with disabilities and chronic medical conditions in Spartanburg County. It has grown from an agency with 275 individuals and a budget of $500,000 in 1971 to a budget surpassing $24 million. The Center is the county's second-largest nonprofit (after Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System) and is a driving force in Spartanburg County's economy.

To learn more about what we're doing now, please take a few minutes and watch our video.