BOLIVAR — Every day, Rebecca McCrea goes the additional mile for pets in need.
Then she tacks on a few dozen more.
Since making her western Pennsylvania hometown in mid-May, McCrea’s stepped near to a marathon every day to increase cash for most readily useful Friends Animal Society, an animal welfare nonprofit.
Rebecca McCrea, from western Pennsylvania, walks through Bolivar, Mo. During her stroll over the united states of america for the greatest Friends Animal Society on Fr / (picture: Nathan Papes/Springfield News-Leader)
Thus far, that is amounted to a lot more than 1,000 miles across six states and simply over $3,000 in donations via a crowdfunding campaign — a bit that is healthy than the dollar-per-mile objective she lay out with 8 weeks ago.
As well as on Friday, as McCrea invested section of a sweltering time 61 hiking through Bolivar, she told a reporter she’s residing the fantasy.
“I’ve wished to hike around the world ever she said since I was a teenager.
Rebecca McCrea, from western Pennsylvania, walks through Bolivar, Mo. During her stroll over the united states of america for the right Friends Animal Society on Fr / (Photo: Nathan Papes/Springfield News-Leader)