Ribbons of Hope to hold Thanksgiving Day 5K Run fundraiser to help Carbon County cancer patients
When it comes to Thanksgiving Day, iconic imagery typically includes turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, candied yams and pumpkin pie. One way to work up a large appetite for such a large spread is to run a 5K.
Specifically the Ribbons of Hope Turkey Trot.
The Ribbons of Hope, which has given nearly $200,000 in grants to Carbon County residents fighting cancer, first began as an idea in 2012. According to Bank of Commerce President Copper France, who helped found RIbbons of Hope with other local business owners, the idea came about when talking about donation solicitations they received for...