Category Archives: US Route 6 Charity Run

September 1, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Milford, Pennsylvania

I tracked down Aprylle today 9/1/15  in Milford I found out she was not able to get there, so she has to back track to near Hawley PA and then run to Milford today. If all things work out for her she will run from Milford to Middletown tomorrow 9/2/15…sorry again to anyone who took the day off, like me. However, did get to stop and chat at the Hotel Fauchere in Milford where she ate a big breakfast getting

August 28, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – More from Carbondale, Pennsylvania

DATELINE FRI AUG 28th – CARBONDALE PA Aprylle Gilbert, together with ‘TEAM APRYLLE’, logistics team of US Route 6 Tourist Association Members, Partners and Friends reach out to Best Western Pioneer Plaza, Carbondale PA this day to say THANK YOU for you generous gift of hosting to Aprylle and the Association on TUE eve AUG 25th through SAT AUG 29th. Special Recognition to Andrea Rosenbaum and Kari Masker of the staff at the Pioneer Plaza and the entire staff

August 18, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Ohio – Pennsylvania Border

Ohio – Pennsylvania Border: For Gilbert, Ohio had its share of uplifting events. She was moved by the unexpected support she received from the residents of East Cleveland at 7:30 PM in a neighborhood considered one of the most dangerous in the nation. Kindness of strangers included encouragement, advice, cheers, and the generous offer of a gallon of water. This event is made possible by the encouragement, coordination, and sponsorship of the U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association whose state and

August 15, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Aprylle Dawn @ Erie County, OH

Published on Aug 15, 2015 Register video / LUKE WARK Endurance runner Aprylle Gilbert ran her way through Erie County last week in her coast to coast journey from California to Massachusetts raising money for the Washington United Youth Shelter. The shelter, located in San Jose, California, provides programming, support and mentoring to disadvantaged children living in one of the city's highest crime areas. For more information on Aprylle's journey, visit her website,  Thanks to Sandusky Register

August 12, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Aprylle Dawn @ Bowling Green, Ohio

As I shared previously, Aprylle makes frequent stops, marks her “stopping / pausing point”, then returning via car with her “Lifeline Support Driver” to resume her running. Aprylle is always very pleased to “pause” her running for various events, press interviews, etc.   I must share Aprylle is humbled and in awe “by all the attention my run for the kids is getting.” – “ It is like they have never seen a woman set a goal like this, which

August 9, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Gilbert leaves Indiana with so much to discover in Ohio!

Indiana – Ohio Border: It’s been 3,000 miles since San Jose, CA native, Aprylle Gilbert, left home on April 28 and its 2,661 miles from Long Beach, CA where she picked up the western end of Route 6. Today Gilbert is exactly 3/4 of the way to meeting her goal of running 4,000 miles for charity in 4 months. (click on the image or click here for the Full Press Release)

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