Despite the hot temperatures, thousands met the challenge again to honor the heroes who Memorial Day is for.
When Glen Dare marches again this Memorial Day, 24 hours overnight for Carry the Load, five names on his 80-pound pack will go with him.
Carry the Load’s mission, to ensure that Memorial Day gets the attention and respect it deserves, also extends to the sacrifices and needs of first responders.
Two Dallas firefighters were among the marchers.
Pete Delkus and Dale Hansen from WFAA discuss Carry The Load at the National Kickoff event on April 12, 2018.
Pete Delkus from WFAA interviews Todd Boeding.
Pete Delkus from WFAA interviews Debbie Wright.
(Carrollton, TX) — In Carrollton, the littlest fundraisers held their own mini-march to show that they’re part of that effort too.
(Dallas, TX)– “Gene Blanton” The North Dallas businessman and leadership coach is walking the entire Israel National Trail.
(Dallas, TX)– “Carry The Load” presented $1 million in donations to its 2017 non-profit partners who directly impact the welfare of our nation’s military, law enforcement, firefighters, rescue personnel and their families.
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