Turkey Trot raises $2,000 for Hermann Parks Department
The anual Turkey Trot that was held on Thanksgiving morning raised $2,000 for the Hermann Parks Department. The event is sponsored by Hermann Area District Hospital and Fitness Source. Dan McKinney, hospital administrator, presents the check to Hermann Mayor Dolores Grannemann. Also pictured, from left, are park board members Susan Lenger, vice-president; Lynn Corbin, secretary; and Bruce Cox, a member of the Board of Alderman from Ward 1 and the advisor to the park board.
The Turkey Trot event is a 5K run/walk, collected $2000 which was presented to the Hermann City Park Board. This event benefits the Hermann Food Pantry and City of Hermann’s Park Department. The monies raised will go toward refurbishing the 9th Street Ball Park for Little League and to children’s programs in the summer. Canned goods were brought to the Hermann Food Pantry. The next Turkey Trot is Nov. 27, 2014.