“There is power in storytelling. I can relate to a lot of people in our community by owning my story,” shares Carrie. “We live in a place where it can be hard to meet people, find housing, and build healthy relationships.”
On the eve of her 22nd birthday, Pierina Reyes felt the world crumbling around her. A young new mother recently abandoned by her husband, she felt helpless, alone with her young son in the mountains of Colorado.
After 19 lengthy and grueling hours the pair of runners arrived back in the Wellington neighborhood. They recapped the journey, steady footsteps at a constant pace that graced the trails for 50 long miles circling the community . . .