Greenspring to Host 11th Annual Turkey Trot

November 15, 2013

WHAT:  Greenspring residents and staff will participate in a one-mile Turkey Trot for four local nonprofits; funds will be raised to buy turkeys for SOME (So Others Might Eat), Central Union Mission, Gospel Rescue Ministries, and Southeast White House.  In 2012, Greenspring raised enough funds to donate 800 turkeys to these same four local organizations.  A representative from each organization will provide brief remarks; some will collect turkeys on-site at Greenspring.
WHEN:  Friday, November 22 | 2:00 pm (gathering begins at 1:30pm)
WHERE:  Greenspring Turkey Trot starts at Town Center Clubhouse 7440 Spring Village Drive Springfield, VA 22150
CONTACT:  Please contact Jessica McKay at 703-923-4690 or [email protected] should you wish to cover the event and/or take photos.  **This event is open only to Greenspring residents, staff and media.**
ABOUT GREENSPRING: Greenspring is situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Springfield, Virginia.  The community is home to nearly 2000 residents, many of which reside in the over 1400 independent living apartment homes.  At Greenspring, over 200 resident-run and resident-driven programs promote an engaged, fulfilling lifestyle that is reflected in resident satisfaction levels that exceed the industry average.  Additional information about Greenspring can be found at