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August 17, 2017

Students Complete Cross-Country Bike Ride for Pi Kappa Phi’s “Journey of Hope”

Written by David Tisdale

When the task before them seemed too daunting, Cam Kenney and Will Ford took inspiration from those with greater challenges to meet theirs to the end.

 

Kenney and Ford, both students at the University of Southern Mississippi and members of its chapter of Pi Kappa Phi, rode their bikes across the United States June 3 - Aug.12 in support of their fraternity’s charity “Journey of Hope,” an annual cross-country bicycle trek which is a fundraiser supporting services and programs for persons with physical and mental disabilities.

The annual event began in 1987 and now brings in approximately $500,000 each year, while also promoting acceptance and understanding of people with disabilities.

Read more at Southern Miss Now

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