The Dana Point Turkey Trot, in its 43rd year, continues to support local charities by giving proceeds of from the race to local non-profits. Since it’s beginning, The Dana Point Turkey Trot has raised over half a million dollars to local non-profits.
This year, the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce has devoted this year’s proceeds to the following worthy causes:
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9934
VFW Post and Auxiliary 9934 offer many services to the community and engage in various programs which are sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Department of California and their Ladies Auxiliaries.
The Pet Project Foundation
A rescue partner for the San Clemente-Dana Point Animal Shelter providing pro-humane care to lost and abandoned animals through compassion, responsibility, education and service.