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Dutch man visits the entire world, one footstep at a time

Tom Boerman, from the Netherlands, walks north on Ault Road near Kirkland Tuesday, May 24, 2022, hoping to make it to Rockford by the end of the day. Boerman, who stopped for the night at a home in DeKalb, is on a quest to walk around the world while raising money for schools in Nepal that were hit hard by the 2015 earthquake in the region.

Boerman ‘still believes in humanity’