Running Club on a Roll!


COMPASS Learning Advantage’s running club will be participating in Hoboken’s 5th Annual Turkey Trot this Saturday, November 17th. Located at Pier A Park in Hoboken, this race is a 5K AND a 1-mile fun run–perfect for the whole family and community!

During this fall, running club has taken off as one of the most popular and highly anticipated i-Can sports. Strengthening their endurance and increasing focus, each and every athlete in running club has improved since the fall session began. They have already participated in the Ho-BOO-ken 5K last month, and likewise, the Turkey Trot race will be raising money for Hoboken’s Shelter AND accepting the following donations at the race:

Clothing:

Men’s Casual Clothing, Socks and underpants (No women’s clothing except for socks and underpants)

Food Donations:

Coffee, Sugar, Milk, Cereal, Juice, Frozen Meat–especially turkeys, hams, meatballs, instant potatoes, Marinara sauce, Sandwiches–especially meat-based sandwiches, Fruit–especially bananas

Supply Donations:

Paper/plastic plates, Hot/cold cups, Napkins, Plastic utensils, Hand sanitizer, Laundry detergent, Garbage bags, Postage stamps, Envelopes, Pens

Toiletry Donations:

Soap, Shampoo, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Deodorant, Razors, Shaving Cream, Wash cloths

Extra Items:

Panera $10 gift cards, New umbrellas, Flashlights with batteries

For more information, or to register for either of the races, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/NJ/Hoboken/HobokenTurkeyTrot5K. The 1-mile fun run is $20 to register and begins at 9:30AM, meanwhile the 5K is $40 to register and takes off at 10AM. If you are not interested in running, please consider donating to this worthy cause. You could be the reason that someone feels thankful on Thanksgiving!

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