If you’re moving successful the New York City Marathon Sunday, ticker retired – you mightiness conscionable beryllium moving alongside histrion Ashton Kutcher.
Kutcher, 44, is utilizing the marathon arsenic an accidental to rise funds for Thorn, the enactment helium founded alongside Demi Moore successful 2012 to combat kid enactment trafficking, according to his Instagram.
The “That ’70s Show” prima has raised implicit $1 cardinal for the nonprofit arsenic of Saturday, according to a website dedicated to his fundraiser.
Kutcher is portion of a squad of 100 marathon runners who person pledged to rise funds for Thorn, the website says. The enactment focuses connected utilizing exertion to place images of kid abuse.
“We request your help,” said Kutcher successful a video posted to the website. “Every azygous dollar that we rise is gonna spell to gathering these tools, truthful that immoderate day, those kids that are retired determination today, being abused, tin person a accidental to conscionable beryllium kids.”
Kutcher has besides partnered with fittingness institution Peloton for his ride. He expressed his gratitude to Peloton trainers Becs Gentry and Alex Toussaint for helping him hole for the 26.2-mile race.
Kutcher, alongside astir 50,000 runners, volition trot done each 5 of New York City’s boroughs, starting connected Staten Island and finishing successful Central Park.
And helium isn’t the lone personage taking portion successful the marathon. Actress Ellie Kemper, “Bachelor” prima Matt James and erstwhile New York Giants moving backmost Tiki Barber person besides reported connected their societal media that they’re participating successful the race.