Annual 5K


YOU BETTER RUN and join us for the 21st Annual Turkey Trot 5k! The loop course will start and end at the CHRISTUS St. Michael Atlanta Outpatient Rehabilitation located at 901 S. William St. Parking will be at the hospital. New this year: COURSE BOUNTY! On top of our awesome $200 cash prize for top male and female runners, a generous sponsor has donated funds to increase each prize by $500 if the course record from 2017 is broken! This is one 5k you don’t want to miss! Register here:

Visit our Event Post on the News Section of the homepage for more information on this year’s event.


Our 20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K was held Saturday, November 18, 2017.

We had over 80 participants that completed the 3.1 mile course, making this the best turnout ever!


Male and Female Top Finishers were as follows:

Turner Pool, time of 17:39

Erin Jackson, time of 26:13


Top Walker was Penny Lynn with a time of 42:03


Also recognized and awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place were male and female age categories:

Age 13-18

Age 19-29

Age 30-39

Age 40-49

Age 50-59

Age 60-69

Age 70 & over


The Foundation thanks the sponsors and community partners that made this such a success:

Jerry Richardson “No Bull” Insurance, Partner Sponsor

HHS, Line Sponsor

Aramark, Feast Sponsor

Genesis PrimeCare Ellington Memorial Clinic, Prize Sponsor

Guaranty Bank & Trust, Turkey Cook-off Sponsor

Family Eye Care, Pie Cook-off Sponsor

And all other local businesses and individuals that helped sponsor the 5K.

Thanks to KPYN and Atlanta Area Chamber of Commerce for their marketing efforts for the event.

Sincere appreciation goes to the Atlanta Fire Department Chief Robin Betts, Atlanta Police Department Chief Jay Wommack and the many patrol officers who ensured a safe route for this event.