Hiking 1,200 Miles With Anthony

$2,140 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 30 people in 25 months
No Longer Accepting Donations
 Share on Facebook
To the reader:

I am writing to you to let you know about the campaign that I am planning to kick off in the month of June.

First, let me introduce myself; my  name is Anthony Salazar and I am an OIF Veteran who served eight years in the United States Marine Corps as an Infantry Assaultmen.

My mission is to backpack across Wisconsin's 1,200 mile Ice Age Trail beginning on June 12th, 2017starting in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin and ending in Taylors Falls, Minnesota. On this trek, I will be raising awareness for Veterans Suicide and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Throughout my journey I will be reaching out to Veteran Service Organizations along the trail and talking to other vets along the way and inviting them to join along with me on this journey.

My goal is to raise $50,000 for this cause through this campaign. The first 5% ($2,500) of the funds raised will be used to fund the campaign itself (advertisements, marketing,  etc). After GoFundMe deducts their fees, the rest of the donations will go directly to DryHooch.org which is a Non-Profit organization formed by combat veterans to help veterans with resources and tools to help everyone be successful.

I truly appreciate and thank you for your time in reviewing my efforts and reading what I have to say. I want my voice to reach those that need someone in their darkest time and let them know that they are not alone and that I am here and asking them to stay another day and walk with me.

Please feel free to share and spread this campaign as you feel necessary, because even that, can save a life, believe it or not.


Anthony Salazar
OIF Veteran

Please feel free to email me at SALAZAR.ANTHONY@outlook.com with any questions and stay tuned for links to follow me on Facebook and Instagram.
+ Read More
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$2,140 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 30 people in 25 months
No Longer Accepting Donations
 Share on Facebook
Created April 27, 2017
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
Allan Kerns
21 months ago

From Rob (Crawford) with love, bro!

Larry Smallegan
21 months ago

Salazar, I want to first off thank you for being my friend. Even when i annoyed the hell outa you and you almost Whipped my ass in the Head (bathroom) at camp margarita, (given me a reality check when I needed it most) and an hour later laughing and joking about it with me drinking some beer playing horseshoes with a smile. You've had my back and been my brother since day ONE. Thank you for reminding me always that I matter. You've always been a phone call away if there was something wrong (hafner) . Thank you for Raising Awarness for something that hits so close to home. your brother, Smallegan

Dorothy Wobick
22 months ago
22 months ago
J.T. Langreck
22 months ago


Jeff Felzkowski
22 months ago
Robert Anderson
22 months ago

We owe our veterans so much more than we can ever repay them. Thank you for your service, and your devotion to your fellow veterans. Please let them know, their service and struggles are not forgotten.

Sheila Hart
22 months ago

Thank you Anthony! This is such a small acknowledgment of what we owe our military members and families.

Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.