Joining the Situation Room, from CarryTheLoad.org is Matt Fryman!
About Carry The Load
THE FOUNDING STORY
What started as a mission to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day has grown to include more than just our military heroes and more than just the one holiday. Carry The Load works to bring all Americans together to participate in honoring our nation’s heroes every day. See the full story in the video to the right.
-2011 Founded by Veteran U.S. Navy SEALs, Clint Bruce and Stephen Holley, Carry The Load's mission to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day featured a 20-hour and 11-minute Memorial March that took place on Memorial Day in Dallas.
-2012 Launched a National Relay, consisting of an East Coast Route from West Point to Dallas.
-2016 Added a West Coast Route from Seattle to Dallas.
-2017 Covered more than 19 states, including 50 City Rallies throughout the country.
-2019 Added a Midwest Route from Minneapolis to Dallas; footprint increases to 40 states.
-2020 Added a Mountain State Route from Minot to Dallas; footprint increases to 46 states and 70+ Rallies.
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