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Burton Center Foundation


Abbeville, Edgefield, West Columbia, Greenwood, Lexington, McCormick, And Saluda Counties

The Burton Center was created over four decades ago to provide free services to individuals and their families who have disabilities and special needs. Ranging from Adult Day Programs to Residential Programs, and Supervised Living Programs – our services help these families discover opportunities to mature, grow, and reach their full potential. We believe that everyone should live a life full of dignity, respect, and love. Our services and programs help promote self-discovery and a greater level of independence. Find out how the Burton Center can assist you or your loved ones.

Boaters Uniting to Help People with Special Needs

The Burton Center Foundation and the Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board are proud to announce that the 9th Annual “Cruisin’ for a Cause Boat Run” will be held Saturday, August 12, 2023 (rain date: August 19) on beautiful Lake Greenwood. The purpose of the boat run is to bring awareness of people with disabilities and special needs in Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, Lexington, McCormick, and Saluda counties and funding to help them.

There will be great prizes, food, entertainment, and camaraderie. The event begins at 10:30 a.m. at any of the five stops on Lake Greenwood. The last boat in at Camp Fellowship at 3:30 p.m. Live auction begins at 4:00 p.m.

Registration: at any of the five stops day of the event (Break on the Lake; Harris Landing; Camp Fellowship; Lighthouse RV Park & Marina; or Skipper’s on Lake Greenwood)

For more information, contact Burton Center for Disabilities and Special Needs or Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs or by calling (864) 942-8900 or (864) 683-5625.