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LITTLE BY LITTLE, A LITTLE BECOMES A LOT.

Welcome to the Gobbler 5k!

We are so glad you are here! 

This event is a 5k run on Thanksgiving morning to raise money for local families in need! And we would love your support!

There are lots of different ways that you can help. Any purchase you make on this site for registration, purchasing merchandise or buying raffle tickets will go to the families in need. We have no paid employees of this charity, everything is completely volunteer so you know your money is all going to the recipient families. 

We also take donations in the form of cash, check or Venmo donations that go directly to the families. Local businesses sponsor this event every year to help us raise as much as we can. 

A family or multiple families are chosen each year to be the recipients of this cause. There are always so many people who need support and it is amazing to see our community rally around our own and help them get through cancer, disease and many other hardships. 

Thank you for visiting! We hope you enjoy your stay!

MEET THE 2021 GOBBLER RECIPIENTS!

The Dudley Family

The Dudley's had grand plans for 2021 but cancer had a different plan for them. Ali was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in May of this year.

Read more about how you can help her and her family!

The Stubbs Family

In February of this year, Angie went to the doctor to have pain in her ankle checked. After multiple incorrect diagnosis' she was found to have Stage 4 Esophageal Cancer.

Click to read more about her story and learn why she needs your help!

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The Howell Family

In 2019, Alan Howell started falling down frequently for no apparent reason. After costly testing they still have more questions than answers. His mobility is rapidly deteriorating and his condition is rare. Read more on how to help!