We need your



There are times in life when everyone needs help. The circumstances may vary, but the need for human connection is inevitable. It’s what defines community and humanity.

Proceeds from this major community fundraising event fund Y Open Doors Financial Aid to help families living in poverty throughout central Maryland afford Y programs which keep them and their children active, learning and participating in all the Y has to offer.

Support Maryland Children & Families


Upon registering for the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K, you’ll be set up with a fundraising page. For more information on how this works, visit our fundraise page.


We appreciate and need donations of all sizes! You can make a general donation to the cause or you can make a donation to a specific fundraiser or team.


To learn more about business sponsorship please see below.

Sponsoring the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K is a substantial opportunity to demonstrate your company’s commitment to the community, as well as to your employees.  We have sponsorships to fit every organization.

Overview of Sponsor Recognition and Awareness Benefits

Detailed Breakdown of Sponsor Benefits

If you would like to sponsor the Turkey Trot, please download this form.

To learn more about business sponsorship please email

Thank you.

Your support will help more children and families live healthier, more productive lives, supported by a caring community.

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