Adam Edwards describes himself as an “everyday, ordinary guy” who loves to play softball. But The ChadTough Foundation and the Carr family see him as much more. They see him as someone with a generous heart who took his passion for softball and shared it to do good. They see him as someone who gave…
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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 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.
With Virtual Registration and Fundraising Open until Sept. 30, the Foundation has an Overall goal of $200,000 Three years ago today, Jason and Tammi Carr’s lives changed forever. It was diagnosis day — “D-Day” — when their son, Chad, would be diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), three days before his fourth birthday. “It…
By Martin Slagter ANN ARBOR, MI – Chad Carr’s impact on pediatric brain cancer research has been realized in many ways since his fight with diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas (DIPG) became a national story in 2014. Although Carr lost his battle with DIPG in November 2015 at the age of 5, his impact is still…
The ChadTough Foundation
P. O. Box 907 Saline, MI 48176