Hood River, OR The
Tofurky Company, a global leader in plant based proteins announced today they
will sponsor two 5K Tofurky Trots this Thanksgiving Day, November 28 at 9 am in
Pasadena, California. The Pasadena Trot will be held at the iconic Rose Bowl
stadium. The Trots are open to all
ages, fitness levels and dietary persuasions. Prizes are awarded for top finishers in Men’s, Women’s and
Kid’s Divisions as well as for the best costumed runner. Profits from the Tofurky Trots will be
donated to Out To Pasture Animal Sanctuary, NW VEG and The National Museum of
Animals and Society. Registration is $25 and people can sign up online at www.tofurky.com .
“We’ve held two small
Tofurky Trots in the Northwest and the response has been tremendous.” said Seth Tibbott, Tofurky Company
founder. “It’s a great way to have
fun and get some exercise with veg friendly folks while raising money for some
The Tofurky Company, an independent and family operated
business, produces 36 different kinds of refrigerated and frozen meat
alternatives. The Tofurky Stuffed Roast has been the leading vegetarian holiday
alternative in the USA since its inception in 1995 according to sales figures.
In 2012, the company sold the three millionth Tofurky Roast and expects to sell
over 300,000 more this year. All
Tofurky ingredients are meat free, non-genetically modified, and based on organic
soy protein. Tofurky products can be found at over 12,000 natural food and
grocery stores throughout the US and Canada.