Transcript for Homeless college student who walked 500 miles surpasses funding goal
What you did for our person of the week. We first introduced you to Gordon Wayne one week ago traveling from Virginia all the way to Boston college. More than 500 miles on foot. He was homeless one year ago. He got into his dream school on a full scholarship. He decided to walk to school to raise money for people like him. Hey, David, it's me, Gordon. I just walked for about ten miles straight. Reporter: Determined to keep going. I have to keep going. Reporter: Arriving after 16 days. He made it. Hello, David. Reporter: And he wants others to have the same chance. I hope I can inspire people to keep walking. Reporter:ng us the response after his story aired has been overwhelming. Vowing to do more. Telling us this is not the end. Tonight, his gofundme page has now raised more than $146,000. Gordon saying quite simply, thank you. Opioids are destroying too many lives and families. So ask Nicole Malliotakis why in Albany she voted no
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