INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– A Fort Wayne male took a outing by Europe with a assistance of a few friends.
Kevan Chandler, 30, has Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), that causes a muscles to turn gradually weaker over time. He told People Magazine his life has been “about finding a change between what we can physically do and what we wish to do.”
In 2013, 3 of his friends assisted him in fulfilling a dream of civic spelunking. They carried him on their backs by a North Carolina cesspool system.
Three years later, a organisation motionless to go after a dream that concerned some fresher air. Kevan had always wanted to trek opposite Europe.
“These extraordinary countries are filled with wonders that would routinely be untouched to me, from catacombs to gardens to ancient monasteries,” Chandler’s GoFundMe page says. The page surpassed a strange $35,000 goal.
The page says a tour will outcome in a documentary, during slightest one book, and songs.
Chandler told People Magazine a response had been overwhelming.
“People have been essay to us saying, ‘I’m infirm and this is unequivocally enlivening me to demeanour during life a small differently,’ ” he said.
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