Man walking across US to raise funds for troops

Carl Wentworth
Carl Wentworth is walking across the country to raise money for troops.

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A man walking from sea to shining sea is taking is journey in support of our troops.

Carl Wentworth calls it Walking For Heroes.

He started his first steps in November from Boston.

He was inspired his father, who was an Army Staff Sergeant.

He says it’s been more difficult than he imagined.

On his journey across America he’s met homeless vets struggling to make ends meet.

He asks people who want to help his cause donate directly to veteran programs, not to him. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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