Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Operation Cheer

Mario Landeros is walking across the U.S. to raise money for St. Jude

Posted By on Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 11:55 AM

Mario Landeros is half-way there. Starting in California last May, he began walking across the United States to raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. He arrived in Memphis this week, having walked more than 2,000 miles.
click to enlarge Mario Landeros
  • Mario Landeros

Landeros is meeting the public and press at noon on Thursday at Fleet Feet (4530 Poplar Avenue), to further raise awareness for his fund-raising quest and share some of his experiences.

For more information — and lots of great photos — check out the Facebook page for Operation Cheer.

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