Lighted Christmas Balls


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2021 Running of the Balls

 $74,000 was raised

19,000 pounds of food were donated


In all 4 million meals have been provided to food banks through Sunset Hills Collection Sites.


New this year: a carbon offset fee ($2) was added to participant registration (total: $2,600)


Also new this year: a recycling collection program was implemented to collect old lights and deliver them to be recycled. 


Action Greensboro's drone-mounted video of the

2015 Running of the Balls Race


Lighted Christmas Balls Blog


NBC TODAY Show on the Christmas balls 
Hope to It:  Brightening the holidays for those in need

From the TODAY Show website: 

How to make festive outdoor Christmas balls

From Reader's Digest

The Nicest Place in North Carolina: Sunset Hills in Greensboro