Maureen’s Comeback Story
Maureen Faille climbed all 180 floors of Presidential Towers for a fundraiser
in Chicago. She also ran the 8K Shamrock
Each time she thought
of her sons—both serving overseas in the Army—and took on the challenges for
“Every time I wanted
to give up I would visualize my son next to me saying, ‘Mom, you can do this,’”
During the Shamrock
run, her other son was in Iraq and she thought, “How can I not take one more
step when he is fighting in Iraq?
On June 3, Faille and
her team, Keep on Truckin’, will participate in the National Stroke
Association’s Comeback Trail 5K walk and fun run which starts at DuSable Harbor
in downtown Chicago and winds along Lakefront Trail
“I’m doing it for
everyone else who can’t,” says Faille of Bartlett, Ill.