“Everything happens for a reason” is an overused phrase that is typically said with good intentions, but can leave a deep wound. So often, the goal is to explain away the unexplainable in the midst of something painful and devastating like the loss of a child, but the repercussions of those five words can be…
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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.
Getting involved in a cause greater than yourself can be overwhelming. What should you do? How should you start? Will anything you do actually make a difference? Well, I am here to tell you that you should get involved with The ChadTough Foundation to raise awareness and research dollars for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)…
This is Crystal Lamp’s first Mother’s Day without her daughter, Lexys, who passed away November 23 after a 13-month battle with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, or DIPG. Lexy was Crystal’s only biological child, leaving a gaping hole in her mommy’s heart when she left this world. Today also happens to be Crystal’s birthday. “It’s trying…
The ChadTough Foundation
P. O. Box 907 Saline, MI 48176