The ChadTough Foundation and the Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation are partnering to fund six Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)-specific research projects totaling more than $1 million over the next two years (2018-19). DIPG is the deadliest form of pediatric brain cancer, with a median survival from diagnosis of 9 months and a near-zero-percent survival…
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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.
The Christmas season is a time full of joy, laughter, and good tidings. It is a time to count blessings and show gratitude to family and friends. This holds true for Jason and Tammi Carr, too. Having lost their sweet son, Chad, to DIPG just two years ago, the holidays are a challenging time for…
I love to run, but I learned a long time ago from personal experience that running a marathon is hard. It is obviously a difficult physical feat, and finding the time as a full-time working mom and wife to train properly is nearly impossible. I never planned to run a full marathon again. Then last…
The ChadTough Foundation
P. O. Box 907 Saline, MI 48176