Palos Verdes alum Rebecca Mehra makes national news

Former Palos Verdes HS and Stanford University XC and TF runner Rebecca Mehra made national news this past week with her act of kindness. She wasn't looking for attention but after being encouraged to share her experience by her boyfriend, Mehra's tweet (which you can see below) went viral. The cover photo is courtesy of 

Once her act of kindness became viral, Mehra was then interviewed on CNN.

And she even got mentioned by Ellen DeGeneres on her Twitter account.