Stratford Square is excited to support Paul Stewart, who has taken on a personal goal of running a 10K in every state in America, including Hawaii and Alaska, over the next eight months. Paul has divided the 50 states into eleven sections and each section will be associated with a specific children’s charity. The charities include: Canines For Disabled Kids, Southwest Indian Children’s Fund, Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, Children Awaiting Parents, Camp Courageous, and Seedlings Braille Books for Children. Follow Paul has he embarks on a mission of running for charities on his Facebook page and ours! See info below!
Paul’s itinerary is as follows:
March 15–18 (LA, MS, AL, GA, FL)
April 5-8 (IN, OH, MI, KY)
April 19–23 (UT, AZ, NM, WY, CO)
May 10–13 (KS, MO, IA, IL, NE)
May 31–June 4 (VA, WV, TN, NC, SC)
June 14–17 (ND, SD, MN, WI)
July 5–8 (OR, NV, CA)
August 2–6 (ID, MT, WA, AK)
September 13–17 (MA, ME, NH, VT, CT, NY)
September 27–31 (PA, NJ, DE, RI, MD)
October 11-15 (OK, TX, AR)
November 8-11 (HI)
Photos and video clips of each 10K run will be posted on Facebook at “Paul Stewart Winfield Illinois”. Donations can also be made directly to each charity via Paul’s Facebook page. Send a “friend” request to Paul to learn about each designated charity, view photos, and make a donation.
Paul hopes this first 10K Across America run will gain national attention and raise awareness and funds for the needs of children in America.
For more information e-mail Paul at 10Kacrossamerica@gmail.com or call/text event coordinator Julie at (334) 200-7882.