(CBS) A Wisconsin man is already thinking about his next project, after completing a 115-mile trip from his Beloit home to Wrigley Field in his wheelchair.
Dennis Schulze, 55, says he came up with the idea while watching his beloved Cubs play Game 7 of the World Series.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Record Warmth Possible Next 2 Days
“When they won, I knew it. I told my friend right there, ‘I’m going to Wrigley Field,’” he says.
Two weeks and 115 miles ago, he set out in his wheelchair — encouraged by everyone from police officers to random strangers.READ MORE: Illinois Department Of Employment Security Admits To Monthlong Callback Wait Times; State Rep. Says Methods Must Change
During the trip, Schulze raised money for charity. But he also was carrying a message that there are good people in the world.
Just before eleven 11 a.m. Friday, he completed his journey — walking with prosthetics.MORE NEWS: The United Center COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Site: An Inside Look