MY RUN, CARA Road Scholars
CARA members and friends, don't miss this exclusive offer just for you!
Purchase a copy of the film, MY RUN for the discounted price of $12.95. This is a great holiday gift for the runner in your life. In addition to the great savings for you, $3 of your purchase will be donated to the CARA Road Scholars program.
After tragically losing his wife to breast cancer and struggling to raise three young children on his own, real life super hero and modern day 'Forrest Gump,' Terry Hitchcock seized on an idea. He wanted to accomplish the impossible: run 75 consecutive marathons in 75 consecutive days to bring attention to the incredibly difficult lives of single-parent families. He ran in spite of freezing rain and unbearable heat, in spite of chest pains and bone fractures that wracked his 57-year-old body. He just kept running - each day, every day.
CARA Road Scholars is an innovative approach to inspiring excellence in Chicago's youth. This intervention program challenges teens to train for and complete a half marathon. Road Scholars uses running to teach at-risk youth important life lessons in goal setting, commitment, dedication and discipline, while improving self-esteem and worth. Click here to learn more!