EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — An Illinois grandfather is driving across the country with his motorcycle on a mission and on Tuesday, he made a stop in the Tri-State.
Jim Clarahan visited Deaconess’s Chancellor Center For Oncology in Evansville raising awareness about pediatric brain cancer.
His 2-year-old grandson, Dray, has a brain tumor.
Clarahan hopes to raise money to help cancer research to help his grandson and other kids beat cancer.
“I’m humbled. I guess is the right feeling. Humbled with the generosity and true caring and love that the average person has for a guy like me,” Clarahan said.
His goal is to raise $150,000 and just 10 days into his 60 day journey, Clarahan is halfway to meeting his goal.
To learn more about his journey, click here.
(This story was originally published on Aug. 11, 2020)