2015 Road For Hope Itinerary
For the 17th annual Road for Hope, August 22-29, 2015, students will walk —rain or shine—from Lewiston, Maine to Saint Anselm College.
Why I Walk: Erin Connolly '15
Walking the Road For Hope is exactly what it's title describes, we bring hope to others by getting the communities attention and sharing our mission. Throughout the years we have made great connections with our charities, the communities, and the different people along our route.
Why I Walk: Haley Mount '15
As my third and final walk approaches my understanding of Road For Hope has changed. For starters we no longer are walking for 9 great causes but for 10. Additionally though I now see Road For Hope as more then a walk. I see it as a journey, both physically and mentally.
Why I Walk: Julie LePore '15
Road for Hope has been the most challenging yet rewarding experience I've had in my years at Saint Anselm and has impacted me more than I could have ever imagined.
Why I Walk: Leanne D'Entremont '13
Forty other individuals and I walked 130 miles; each step taken to serve others. Along this journey some days were harder than others, but we marched on. Although our feet were filled with blisters, we marched on. Some of us never imagined taking a journey like this, but we found the will within ourselves each day.
One foot in front of the other, one step at a time, over 100 (of 130) miles walked, over $15,000 fundraised, countless lives touched by the Road For Hope. Please join us in welcoming them home!
Our 32 Road for …
The Road for Hope walkers have made it to New Hampshire, enjoyed their time at Saint Charles Children's Home in Rochester, N.H. – learning about this charities mission and work. They also enjoyed the second (and last) shower of the …
Day two was a day of blisters, rain, and some fatigue, but all the setbacks of the day were greeted with the open arms of the Roy family and the legendary Fr. Seamus Griesbach.
Fr. Seamus was the brave soul …
Today our walkers managed to navigate the weather and arrived safely at the Roy's. Here they will enjoy the generous hospitality of an Anselmian family (their son Kevin is an alumnus and walked the RFH). Abbot Matthew will celebrate Mass …
Early this morning, the seventeenth Road for Hope stepped off from Lewiston, beginning an eight-day, 130 mile journey back to campus. As I write this post the group is at their first break of the walk. Spirits are high, weather …