According to their Facebook page titled “The Wounded Walk,” the men describe the reasons for their journey by saying, “This project is dedicated to the brave individuals who have served our Country. We are two former Marines who recently separated from the military and now want to serve our Brothers and Sisters in Arms. Our walk will pay homage to those who fought and are still fighting.”
The team is determined to embark on a four-month-long journey on foot taking them from
The ultimate goal is to raise $20,000, as said on their website gofundme.com and they have raised $15,010 by 217 people in the last two months.
With 1,820 likes on Facebook and 2,160 people talking about it and 722 followers on twitter, it appears the country supports The Wounded Walk as well. While their journey took them along the 10 freeway near
According to their Facebook page, the walk will begin at
Their promise is coming true as updates are flying constantly to keep their supporters informed. Last week they have made two statements among other updates on various social media sites.
On June 22, 2013, they said, “Made it to AZ!
Tuesday, June 25, they said, “Good Morning! Slowly heading towards
Supporters are constantly providing encouraging words and donations. The following comments were posted, “Keep up the good journey. We are proud of you and all that you have done and are doing for your brothers and sisters. You are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless!” posted Tom Senopole yesterday.
“I am Retired Navy and strongly back anything that shows support and gratitude for our WOUNDED WARRIORS! Keep it up guys!
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