Mia Grace Elizabeth Moore was born on July 17 2017, and gained her angel wings on May 20, 2020. ChadTough extends its deepest sympathy to her family.
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Jace was diagnosed on May 17 with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma DIPG). This is the same form of brain cancer that took the life of Chad Carr, and the diagnosis ironically came to the Ward family on DIPG Awareness Day.
When Chad Carr was diagnosed with DIPG in 2014, Tammi and Jason Carr were shocked to learn that only 4% of all federally funded cancer research dollars are allocated to ALL pediatric cancers combined.
ChadTough LIVE: Tougher Together aired on May 17. It was a star-studded virtual gathering hosted by Jay Feely to raise awareness for DIPG. There were exclusive interviews with Lloyd Carr, Dick Vitale, Chase Winovich, John Beilein, and many more.
“I can remember staring at my sweet son’s innocent face, who had no idea what was going on, and just remembering how much I loved him and that I would do absolutely anything to trade places with him.” – Gina Hatzivailis, Benjamin’s mom