MORE GOOD Road Trip

$22,290 of $35,000 goal

Raised by 285 people in 21 months
In a world overrun with negative news, it's easy to forget that there is more good out there. And I'm setting out to prove it.

This fall, I'm fueling up my mother's old Subaru for a road trip. I'm going to be traveling to every one of the fifty states, collecting stories that show every day across America the good that lies within all of us is taking action. A reminder that there is more good than bad.

I'm going to document the entire experience through daily stories, photographs and videos on my website:
MOREGOOD.TODAY

When I return I'm going to send the stories back out across the country in the form of a book I plan to donate to hospital waiting rooms . 

Watch the video to see why...

Thank you in advance for any monetary support you can provide for this project. Your money will be going towards gas, food, and book production. I am extremely grateful for your generosity and support of this project, it means the world to me.

We are buckling our seatbelts on OCTOBER 29th!
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Recent TedX talk done on the project if you want to hear how it's been going!
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MORE GOOD Road Trip has reached 51% of its goal! Thank you to all of the angels out there supporting the cause!
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Nicholas Postell
14 months ago
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This is amazing, I'm trying to do the exact same thing. The words you use are exactly the feelings that I have... I absolutely can't believe the video you made. It truly is amazing to me. I couldn't stop crying. You completely read my mind. I'm not sure what I can do to help, I will be out traveling also... spreading the love and documenting the whole thing. And if the Lord allows it, and if you are ok with it. I'm going to donate the stories to hospital waiting rooms. I think that is a fantastic idea. My father has been paralyzed my whole life I know exactly what it's like to have to wait in the hospital.

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Maureen Sullivan
6 months ago
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Dear Mary, I just loved your Ted talk! You are so much like your Mom! She would be so proud. She had a radiant smile and laugh. Try to be as happy as she was. You deserve it. Keep up the “good” work. Xo Maureen

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Nancy Efron
16 months ago
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if you need a place to stay on eastern shore near Annapolis! let me know! great luck on your travels! nancy efron

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Katie Tully Curtis
17 months ago
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Hi Mary - lots of good stories for you in NH if you need a place to stay we have room!

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Leah Kramer Heyman
19 months ago
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Place in Portland Maine if the dates match up...let me know :)

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Caroline White
21 months ago
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Mary come to Los Angeles! You can stay in my guest room (if I am in town! otherwise our paths may cross somewhere else!)

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Lexi Severini
21 months ago
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You're amazing Mary!!!!

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Amy Elizabeth Zurek
21 months ago
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My door is open on North Carolina! Cutchogue Native Safe travels! Cannot wait to hear all the awesome memories and stories!

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Ann Hill-Mason
21 months ago
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Mary, Please consider staying with me when you come to VT. My sister, Cindy Hill ( Wadelton) was a friend of your mothers. If you need a place, with you own room and bathroom, you have one in Burlington!

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Francisco Orozco
21 months ago
1
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Great ! Love it ! We need more people like like you ! I will donate until your trip is over. Oscar Aguilera

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Monica S. Corso Raynor
21 months ago
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Our door is open in South Carolina!

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Alicia Napoli
1 month ago

Hi Mary, I heard your story on the news last night and it really touched me. You are doing wonderful things. You inspire me. Thanks for being a great person that you are. If you ever come to Reno, Nv we can meet would love to hear your adventure trips. Alicia

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Ashley Lewicki
1 month ago

I'm extremely moved by what your doing...I just finished watching your YouTube video and I'm completely touched I actually cried. I wish I had something to contribute to your trip...beside wish you luck and a safe journey and I can't wait to see all you accomplish...I'll be following your progress

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Janet Werner
2 months ago

A personal friend makes these beautiful crochet caps for breast cancer patients, but will not let the pay for them...not even for the cost of the materials, which I imagine can be costly. Just wanted to give her a shout out for her incredible generosity. https://www.facebook.com/lwarteman/media_set?set=a.10208171673112144.1073742105.1310921071&type=3

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Donavan
3 months ago

Hey this is kinda like the one I'm trying to raise for me and my friend

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Katherine Gelsdorf
4 months ago

go check out my travel fundraiser please:)

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Devin Williams
5 months ago

Everyone please look at my page

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Наташа Муравьёва
6 months ago

Good luck to your amazing project!

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Nicholas Postell
14 months ago
3
3

This is amazing, I'm trying to do the exact same thing. The words you use are exactly the feelings that I have... I absolutely can't believe the video you made. It truly is amazing to me. I couldn't stop crying. You completely read my mind. I'm not sure what I can do to help, I will be out traveling also... spreading the love and documenting the whole thing. And if the Lord allows it, and if you are ok with it. I'm going to donate the stories to hospital waiting rooms. I think that is a fantastic idea. My father has been paralyzed my whole life I know exactly what it's like to have to wait in the hospital.

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Maureen Sullivan
6 months ago
1
1

Dear Mary, I just loved your Ted talk! You are so much like your Mom! She would be so proud. She had a radiant smile and laugh. Try to be as happy as she was. You deserve it. Keep up the “good” work. Xo Maureen

+ Read More
Nancy Efron
16 months ago
1
1

if you need a place to stay on eastern shore near Annapolis! let me know! great luck on your travels! nancy efron

+ Read More
Katie Tully Curtis
17 months ago
1
1

Hi Mary - lots of good stories for you in NH if you need a place to stay we have room!

+ Read More
Leah Kramer Heyman
19 months ago
1
1

Place in Portland Maine if the dates match up...let me know :)

+ Read More
Caroline White
21 months ago
1
1

Mary come to Los Angeles! You can stay in my guest room (if I am in town! otherwise our paths may cross somewhere else!)

+ Read More
Lexi Severini
21 months ago
1
1

You're amazing Mary!!!!

+ Read More
Amy Elizabeth Zurek
21 months ago
1
1

My door is open on North Carolina! Cutchogue Native Safe travels! Cannot wait to hear all the awesome memories and stories!

+ Read More
Ann Hill-Mason
21 months ago
1
1

Mary, Please consider staying with me when you come to VT. My sister, Cindy Hill ( Wadelton) was a friend of your mothers. If you need a place, with you own room and bathroom, you have one in Burlington!

+ Read More
Francisco Orozco
21 months ago
1
1

Great ! Love it ! We need more people like like you ! I will donate until your trip is over. Oscar Aguilera

+ Read More
Monica S. Corso Raynor
21 months ago
1
1

Our door is open in South Carolina!

+ Read More
Alicia Napoli
1 month ago

Hi Mary, I heard your story on the news last night and it really touched me. You are doing wonderful things. You inspire me. Thanks for being a great person that you are. If you ever come to Reno, Nv we can meet would love to hear your adventure trips. Alicia

+ Read More
Ashley Lewicki
1 month ago

I'm extremely moved by what your doing...I just finished watching your YouTube video and I'm completely touched I actually cried. I wish I had something to contribute to your trip...beside wish you luck and a safe journey and I can't wait to see all you accomplish...I'll be following your progress

+ Read More
Janet Werner
2 months ago

A personal friend makes these beautiful crochet caps for breast cancer patients, but will not let the pay for them...not even for the cost of the materials, which I imagine can be costly. Just wanted to give her a shout out for her incredible generosity. https://www.facebook.com/lwarteman/media_set?set=a.10208171673112144.1073742105.1310921071&type=3

+ Read More
Donavan
3 months ago

Hey this is kinda like the one I'm trying to raise for me and my friend

+ Read More
Katherine Gelsdorf
4 months ago

go check out my travel fundraiser please:)

+ Read More
Devin Williams
5 months ago

Everyone please look at my page

+ Read More
Наташа Муравьёва
6 months ago

Good luck to your amazing project!

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