Adam’s achievement: Marathon caps $1M fundraising success

By , Guest Columnist Updated: December 09, 2019 2:00 PM CT | Published: December 07, 2019 7:33 PM CT
Guest Columnist

Tom Charlier

Tom Charlier is a senior writer at ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

More than 26,000 runners participated in the St. Jude Memphis Marathon races, but few generated the kind of outpouring that occurred when Rhodes College senior and former St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital patient Adam Cruthirds took his final steps of the full marathon.


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