Turkey Trot 5K/10K
9th Annual Turkey Trot
Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018
The 9th Annual Turkey Trot 5K/10K Walk/Run in support of Friends of the Poor will be held on Sunday, Nov. 4, at 9 a.m., and will be preceded by a Tiny Tot Turkey Trot for children at 8:30 a.m. with activities continuing through the morning. This year the theme for the race will be "The Turkey Doctor!"
Please join us following the race for a fun-filled morning of raffles, prizes, kid relays, crafts and more as we support Friends of the Poor.
Check out our Facebook event page.
Previous race results
About Friends of the Poor
Friends of the Poor, based in Scranton, is a nonprofit organization that seeks to ease the burden of living in poverty and enhance the quality of life for all who live in the low income community. The ministry has served the needs of residents in the greater Scranton area for more than 25 years and is an outreach ministry of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Each year, Friends of the Poor hosts a Thanksgiving dinner which serves several hundred people with resources that have been donated. The proceeds of the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine Turkey Trot 5K/10K benefit this important event and the work of Friends of the Poor throughout the holiday season.