Every Color Matters is a docu-series that focuses on hero recognition, cancer prevention through healthy living, and education. Join us as we highlight cancer heroes and their journeys, while raising money through colored-5ks and concerts, and educating our communities. Every cancer ribbon, no matter the color...matters. Scroll down to check out the fun and exciting things ECM is doing all over the nation!
This is a fun and unique way to visually represent and honor you or a loved one in the fight against cancer and share their story.
The virtual 5k is done in your own space, at your own pace. No waiting in line, grab a friend or go solo! We challenge you...do the Share You Color Virtual 5k Challenge!
Every Color Matters may be bringing a musical act to you! Look for registration into the ECM Concert. Jam out with us to honor a local cancer Hero or Hero Group while attending an amazing concert*!
ECM Docu-series highlights local Heros or Hero groups around the Country. You can sponsor an episode!
ECM Reality Series will be coming to: Amazon Prime, TubiTV & Local Network Affiliates. Stay tuned for updates on the release date.
Click to apply to be featured as a HERO in the Every Color Matters docu-series.
The following 'hero' organizations are fighting cancer with us:
Here is the application you're looking for if you want to be featured as a HERO in the Every Color Matters docu-series!
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Your safety is a priority to us at Every Color Matters. We are committed to ensuring the safety of our participants, charity partners, crew, & mother nature at each event around the Globe. With over 350 events and hundreds of thousands of dashers we have nothing more than a desire for you to enjoy our events and raise funds while sharing the hearts and minds behind the most amazing charity partners we could imagine.
Our Every Color Matters powder is made in the US of A. The colorants used in the powder FDA certified FD&C, D&C or non-toxic pigments. The non-toxic colorants are used in the UV color powder. When choosing your Color-type event, keep in mind there are many low quality events that use less expensive powder purchased from unregulated overseas vendors which can be dangerous.
Every Color Matters has always believed in quality events and with that comes high quality color even though the cost is higher. While we think Every Color Matters is the best colored 5k fun-run, if you chose to Dash with another event, please be sure their color is high quality and made in the USA.
Fire is a concern when throwing dry powdered material, so we do not recommend using our color indoors or in low ventilated areas.
We have reformulated our color powder to contain natural fire retardant material and natural non-flammable material. Our color manufacturer's extra effort and proprietary formula makes the color you've all grown to love, non-flammable. At Every Color Matters UV Splash events, when using UV powder, we use only LED lights due to the lack of heat the lights produce to alleviate any other potential threat of open lighting and the dust created by throwing color.
The added shimmer is also non-flammable, nontoxic and is FDA approved cosmetic pigment -- a lot like those shimmer eyeshadows we love.
To alleviate other concerns and to create a family-fun dash environment Every Color Matters also does not allow smoking in the general dash area unless specified.
People with corn allergies, allergies to any other components of the color components, respiratory issues or asthma should avoid Every Color Matters powder.
If you are sensitive, we recommend wearing googles, bandanas or dusk masks to significantly decrease the amount of exposure to the color materials.
Because we always want to show love to our mother (nature), the color is non-toxic for her too, biodegradable, and environmentally friendly.
Every Color Matters is committed to your safety through our color, events and guidelines. We do encourage our dashers to eat healthy, engage in physical activity and create moments that last a lifetime through the laughter and community fun of Every Color Matters.
There are inherent risks involved with dashing and/or volunteering at Every Color Matters events -- but as is the case with so many of our daily activities. Every Color Matters is and will always continue to do our best to promote health, wellness and safety for everyone involved, specifically through our research and quality of fun, safe events and event components.
For more information on the color we use, please visit: http://purcolour.com/purcolour-color-powder-safety/
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