Santa Barbara woman will run 155 miles to raise money for charity
Updated On: May 24 2013 02:00:48 AM CDT
It is an adventure of a lifetime and it will change the lives of dozens of women across the developing world. Santa Barbara resident Vanessa Felts is running a 155 ultra marathon through China to raise money for women fighting to overcome extreme poverty.
On June second Felts will participate in the Gobi March, a 250 kilometer race across the Gobi Desert in China. Her goal is to raise $150 per kilometer, to a total of $37,500 that will be used to fund microfinance loans to empower women around the globe.
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