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Proceeds support Friends of the Poor.

Turkey Trot 5K/10K

Friends of the Poor hosts a yearly Thanksgiving dinner that serves several hundred people. Proceeds from Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine Turkey Trot 5K/10K benefit this important event and the organization’s other work throughout the holiday season.

Save the date: Sunday, Nov. 5

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine Turkey Trot 5K/10

GCSOM Turkey Trot 5K/10K Run

About Friends of the Poor

Friends of the Poor is a nonprofit organization that helps meet people’s basic needs for food, clothing and household items. To learn more, visit their website or like them on Facebook.

Thanks to AllOne Charities for their partnership.

Friends of the Poor

Friendly fact: Friends of the Poor was founded in 1986 by Sister Adrian Barrett, IHM, and is sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

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