Barnstable Senior Center brings Thanksgiving to 125 homebound seniors

11th Turkey Trot a big success
The 2013 Turkey Trot volunteers. Barnstable Senior Center photo.

One hundred and twenty five Barnstable homebound seniors were treated to Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings last week thanks to the Barnstable Senior Center.  Now in its 11th year, the Turkey Trot was again a big success, according to senior center outreach coordinators Claudia Borden and Judy Redd.

On the day before Thanksgiving, the team of volunteers gathered at the senior center in Hyannis to prepare, pack and deliver delicious dinners across Barnstable.

Several local businesses and organizations volunteered and donated to the cause including the Friends of the Barnstable Council on Aging, Coca Cola of Northern New England, Trader Joe's, Cape Cod Needy Fund, Hyannis Food Service, Cumberland Farms and Girl Scout Cadet Troop 81062.

The Barnstable Senior Center offers extensive programming and services for older residents in Barnstable. The senior center is located at 825 Falmouth Road in Hyannis. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on