This year will mark the third RunTough for ChadTough event, held on Saturday, September 24 at Saline High School. The inaugural event was held shortly after Chad Carr was diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), put together by friends of Tammi and Jason Carr to raise money for treatment. The second RunTough for ChadTough…
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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.
Tammi Carr was a guest on Sports Talk 1050 WTKA’s Michigan Insider with Ira Weintraub and Bruce Madej to talk this week’s ChadTough Garage Sale Rally, this weekend’s softball tournament, and the 3rd Annual RunTough for ChadTough event in September. She also discusses Jim Burns, who is walking from Philadelphia to Ann Arbor in the…
Jim Burns, 49, of Souderton, Pa., is walking from Philadelphia to Ann Arbor to raise money for The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and The ChadTough Foundation. The almost-600-mile walk will take place over five weeks. The initiative is rooted in Burns’ desire to make an impact toward a cause after he had a near-death…
The ChadTough Foundation
P. O. Box 907 Saline, MI 48176