Scott Edwards .. Thank you for all of your hard work and all of the time that you have devoted to helping me with this incredible journey. No amount of words can express how much I truly appreciate this. You have been a God Send! Thank you Scott!
Mary Strope.. Thank you Mary for coming on board with this project and being my Media Coordinator. Your experience and expertise has been invaluable! Thank you!
Bob Van Hise and Patti Zander... (from Tonawanda, NY)
Thank you so very much for offering to bring supplies and to car portage me around Niagara Falls (coming and going).
Your noble and charitable help will be invaluable to me!!
Jarett Bies... Your help and support is appreciated beyond words...
I am truly grateful and indebted to you!! Thank you Jarett!!
Stephen Brede.. ( from Petoskey, MI)
Thank you for your personal interview and expedition advice.
The information you provided will be invaluable to me!
I also want to thank you and your wife, Ruth, for allowing supplies to be mailed to your home and for your invitation to allow Bill and I to stay several nights with you! Thank you Stephen and Ruth!
Wendell Martin... (from Chicago, Il) Thank you so very much for offering to bring Joe and I supplies! Your kindness is very much appreciated!
Mark Dipasquale .. (from Hopkins, Mn)
Thank you so very much for your extremely generous donation!
Elaine Mestrezat ... Sarasota, FL
Thank you for your donation!
Susan Haywood .... ( from Brighton, Victoria, Australia)
Thank you for all of your continued support and encouragement in my cause and for your generous donation! Even though we live an Ocean apart ... I feel like I can call you a friend. "Thank you".
Laura Schoenholt .... (from Albany, New York).
Thank you for offering to bring supplies to me!
Anonymous... (from Kingsville Ontario).
Thank you for offering to bring Joe and me supplies!
Williams Marine... (Lansdowne, Ontario).
Located in the heart of the 1000 Islands on the Saint Lawrence River. Thank you for offering to allow me to camp over night at your marine!
Kaite McKy .... (Brooklin, Maine).
Thank you for offering to to let me stay the night at your home, and to take a long, hot bath... Thank you for your kindness and generosity.
Wilmette Kayak Club..
Riverside Kayak Connection .... (Retail Location)
4016 Biddle Avenue, .. Wyandotte, MI 48192
Thank you for your offer to help me as I am paddling through your area!
George Verras ... Thank you for allowing my team to stay in your lovely cabin!
Kris Domboroski ... Thank you for allowing my shipment of supplies to be mailed to you and then for bringing them to me! Your kindness is so much appreciated!
Kevin Alfradio .... Thank you for the help and advice and for the hot tea when I was so cold that day on the beach! Thank you!
John Peterson.. Thank you for believing in me and being my #1 advocate and supporter. Your assistance and counsel has been priceless to me. I fear that my words of appreciation fail to express just how cherished you truly are to me. You have given me a sense of clarity which I have never known before, and for that I will forever be in your debt. Thank you John!
Darci Winthers... Thank you for your generous offer to spend two weeks following me along the route and setting up a camp for me every night. Your help will make it possible to carry less gear and therefore paddle faster and farther! Thank you Darci!
Jorglynne Maranda Martin Shepard Brooks... Thank you my dearest daughter for offering to help mail supplies to us during our trip!! Love You!
Renee and Darron Henderson... Thank you cousin for offering to help mail supplies to Joe and me during our trip!! Love You!
Alex A. Shepard.. for all of your time and invaluable help and patience.. Thank you Alex!
Douglas Martin.... Thank you for all of your help, support, and encouragement!
Tamara Martin.... Thank you for all of your help, support, and encouragement!
Julie and Chris McMillian... Thank you for all of your help, support, and encouragement!
Historic Fort Adams ... Newport RI
Thank you for allowing us to mail supplies to the Fort and for allowing us to stay the night there as well!
Steve Bianco ..... Lake Erie
Thank you for offereing to help and for spending a day paddling with me!
Lisa MacDonald .... Drummond Island on Lake Huron
Thank you for offering to allow me to stay the night in your home with you!
Glenn Coltman .... East Dover, Nova Scotia
Thank you for offering to allow me to stay at your place!
Ben Stafford ... Big Fork MT.
Thank you for your help and for your donation.
John Porter .... Presque Isle, MI
Thank you for all of your help and for the AMAZING popcorn!
Beach and Marianne Hall ... Port Captain and former Mayor of Rogers City, MI
Thank you for allowing Bill and I to stay at your place,
Thank you for a nice dinner and for all of your help!
Sharon Bustamante .. Leland, MI
Thank you for allowing Bill and myself to stay in your lovely home for 2 nights, thank you for the wonderful meals and the hot showers, and "Thank you" for paddling with me on the morning of the 25th of April.