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August 2019

West Michigan Whitecaps Game

August 8, 2019 @ 7:05 pm
Fifth Third Ballpark, 4500 W River Dr NE
Comstock Park, MI 49321 United States
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A portion of the proceeds from this game will benefit The ChadTough Foundation, which will be represented at the event by Team Tommy, an official ChadTough Partner Family. Enjoy the melodious sounds of the park's 500-pound organ at this game! Gates open at 6pm. For more information, go to

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6th Annual We Fight for Bubba 5K (Illinois)

August 10, 2019 @ 8:30 am
Old Towne Pub Wasco, 0W 290 Lafox Rd
St. Charles, IL 60175 United States
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A portion of the proceeds from this 5K race and 1 mile fun run/walk will go to The ChadTough Foundation. Race will begin and end at Wasco Old Towne Pub & Eatery in St. Charles, IL. Registration deadline to receive a t-shirt is July 31 (register here). Don't like to run? No problem! Buy raffles tickets here to win tickets to the Michigan vs Notre Dame game on October 26, 2019!

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Coach Carr Classic Golf Outing at Oakland Hills

August 12, 2019
Oakland Hills Country Club, Oakland Hills Country Club 3951 W Maple Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301 United States
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Presented by Dell Technologies and Intel Join Hall of Fame coaches, Lloyd Carr and Tom Izzo, along with award-winning journalist, Mitch Albom, for the inaugural Coach Carr Classic benefiting The ChadTough Foundation. This fight is bigger than a rivalry! Whether you bleed Maize and Blue or Go Green, Go White, it’ll be a day to remember. On August 12, experience the historic South Course of Oakland Hills while supporting pediatric brain cancer research. Both Lloyd and Mitch lost family members…

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Brandon Inge’s Dingers for DIPG

August 17, 2019
Bailey Park, 1392 Capital Ave NE
Battle Creek, MI 49017
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Looking for something exciting to do with the family this summer?  Join us at Battle Creek’s Bailey Park on Saturday, August 17th, for Brandon Inge’s Dingers for DIPG to benefit The ChadTough Foundation!  From a youth baseball camp and home run derby qualifier, to the Main Event in the evening (with lots of entertainment in between), there will be plenty of fun-filled activities to engage the entire family!  Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to take in a Home Run…

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We Fight for Bubba 5K in Michigan!

August 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am
Old Boys’ Brewhouse, 971 W Savidge Street
Spring Lake, MI 49456
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Join the first We Fight for Bubba 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run taking place in Spring Lake, Michigan! The race will begin and end at Old Boys Brewhouse, immediately followed by a post-race ceremony and fundraiser with an awesome silent auction and cornhole tournament. There will also be live music performed by Dave Palmer and His Only Friends, plus a Kids Zone with a bounce house, live magician, kids crafts, games, and face painting! You can also buy raffle…

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UM Club of Greater Detroit Annual Golf Outing

August 19, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Radrick Farms Golf Course, 4875 Geddes Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 United States
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Enjoy 18 holes of golf and camaraderie at the exclusive Radrick Farms Golf Course. This is a four-person scramble event. Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be served on the course. Various prizes for low scramble score, closest to the pin, and mystery prizes. Buffet dinner and prize presentations at U of M Golf Course Clubhouse. Awards program featuring Lloyd Carr, Jerry Hanlon, and other U of M celebrities. Event will also include a silent auction and raffle.  If you can’t make it for golf, sign…

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September 2019

MassageLuXe Ann Arbor Grand Opening Event

September 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MassageLuXe Ann Arbor, 2222 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Join MassageLuXe Ann Arbor at their grand opening event from 6-8pm on Wednesday, September 18th. MassageLuXe will donate 20% of the day's proceeds to ChadTough! For more information, contact location manager Danielle Williams.

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September 28, 2019

Join us Saturday, September 28, for the 6th Annual RunTough for ChadTough 5K and 1M Fun Run! This family-friendly event celebrates courage and inner strength, while raising awareness and funding for DIPG. Virtual RunTough for ChadTough You can RunTough from anywhere (you don’t even have to run). Become a Virtual Runner and join the fun. We’re looking for participants from all 50 states, so don’t wait! Sign up by September 6 to make sure your shirt and bib arrive on…

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/brēT͟H/Yoga Ann Arbor Event

September 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
/brēT͟H/Yoga Ann Arbor, 3227 Washtenaw Avenue
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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/brēT͟H/Yoga Ann Arbor invites you to SweatTough for ChadTough! /brēT͟H is hosting a donation-based inferno hot pilates class at 4pm on Sunday, September 29th to benefit ChadTough, as well as offering "back to school" specials and a free class within one week of RunTough to anyone who brings in their race bib! For more information, contact Debbie Klemptner.

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November 2019

UM vs MSU Evening Fundraiser at Siris

November 15, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
SIRIS, 207 N Main St
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 United States
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The University of Michigan and Michigan State University are facing off in a ChadTough evening fundraiser at Siris in Ann Arbor. Join us at 3 p.m. for some good-natured competition for a great cause!

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2019 Bad Guys Doing Good

November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Bad Guys Doing Good, 601 West Stadium Blvd
Ann Arbor, MI 48103 United States
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Be there for “Bad Guys Doing Good.” The battle for the state of Michigan is going intergalactic, as a Wolverine Stormtrooper and a Sparty Stormtrooper go head-to-head in a battle to raise money for ChadTough. The winning trooper gets bragging rights and a trophy.

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Ann Arbor Turkey Trot

November 28, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am

Get into the holiday spirit before your Thanksgiving feast - run, walk, or crawl with the whole family! Strollers are welcome, but please leave your four-legged friends at home. The Tot Trot 1K is perfect for the little ones (ages 10 & under), and the 5K is fun for the whole family. Hot chocolate in the finish line, pictures with Santa and Turkey Tom, a fun course, and a fun afterparty! Register now or volunteer! The Ann Arbor Thanksgiving Day…

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December 2019

Giving Tuesday

December 3, 2019

The annual global giving movement approaches! This year, we’re getting tough on DIPG and we need YOUR help. Stay tuned for updates.

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Romulus National Honor Society ChadTough Fundraiser

December 8, 2019

Romulus High School is holding a bowling fundraiser supporting ChadTough, sponsored by the Romulus National Honor Society, at Romulus Lanes, December 8th. If you'd like to participate or buy tickets for the basket raffles, please contact NHS advisor Kathy Rice.

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Saline High School Choir Open Mic Night

December 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brewed Awakenings, 7025 E Michigan Ave
Saline, MI 48176
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January 2020

2020 Walt Disney World® Marathon

January 9

Team ChadTough needs YOUR help as we participate in a magical race weekend at Walt Disney World® Resort. Donate, and help us reach our goal of $50,000 to fight DIPG.

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February 2020

Dancing with the ChadTough Stars

February 5 @ 6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
The Kensington Hotel, 3500 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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An Evening with Mitch Albom

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The ChadTough Foundation is hosting An Evening with Mitch Albom sponsored by Bill Crispin Chevrolet, on Monday, February 24 at the Saline Middle School Auditorium. Mitch will be reflecting on the life changing experiences that inspired his newest book Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family. Date: Monday, February 24 Location: Saline Middle School Auditorium, North Maple Road, Saline, MI Registration opens: 6:00 p.m. Doors to auditorium open: 6:30 p.m. Show starts: 7:00 p.m.…

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March 2020

Join us for the Block Out DIPG Volleyball Tournament

March 7

March 7 Join us for the Block Out DIPG Volleyball Tournament at Clinton High School in Clinton, MI. Admission is $3, or free for anyone who preorders an event shirt. For more info, contact Tyler George at

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July 2020

2nd Annual Coach Carr Classic

July 27
Walnut Creek Country Club, 25501 Johns Rd
South Lyon, MI United States
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The Coach Carr Classic co-ed golf outing is one of The ChadTough Foundation’s newer events focused on honoring Chad’s Papa, Hall of Fame coach Lloyd Carr. Guests will enjoy a breakfast program, 18 holes of golf, lunch, and a post-golf happy hour. The roughly 180 golfers will be joined by the Carr family, along with some of the coach’s former players and other local celebrities. Date: July 27, 2020 Location: Walnut Creek Country Club Arrival & Breakfast: 8:30 am Morning…

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