Chad Carr has always had a national audience. The members of his family tree are well known, from his grandfathers to his parents, which is why his DIPG diagnosis in November of 2014 hit so hard and stretched so far. The Carr family has friends, former colleagues, and connections all across the country. On Saturday…
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Faces of DIPG
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Welcome to The ChadTough Foundation web site!
The Chad Tough Foundation was started by the Carr Family in honor of their son Chad and his ongoing battle with DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma). The Chad Tough Foundation supports pediatric brain tumor research and studies nationwide. We Are Rallying to Cure Pediatric Brain Tumors.
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Jason and Tammi Carr took the stage prior to Saturday’s RunTough for ChadTough race to talk about the event, the ChadTough cause, and their little boy. This year’s race is the first without Chad, who passed away after a 14-month battle with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma on November 23, 2015. More than 1,300 participants were…
Chad Carr’s birthday is one week from today. He would have been six years old. His family – Jason, Tammi, CJ, and Tommy – are navigating along the bumpy road approaching that day. They waver between normal, day-to-day life, and the constant – oftentimes unexpected – triggers of missing Chad. Time is a funny thing…
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