• RunTough for Team Tommy

    RunTough for Team Tommy

    Join us for the 3rd Annual RunTough for Team Tommy event! All proceeds benefit The ChadTough Foundation.

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  • Tommy’s Story

    Tommy Ruddy was born on Nov. 11, 2010. He was outgoing, loved sports, and had an incredible, giving spirit.

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  • Tommy and Tom

    Tom Running for Tommy in Chicago

    Tom is running the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon in honor of Tommy. As part of that event, he is fundraising for The ChadTough Foundation, which raises funds and awareness for pediatric brain tumor research with an emphasis on diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG).

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  • Team Tommy has Raised More Than $145,000 for DIPG Research

    Donations, sponsors, individual fundraising events, and RunTough for Team Tommy have all contributed more than $145,000 to DIPG research through The ChadTough Foundation. Additionally, marathon runners (including Tom Ruddy) have run on behalf of Tommy, raising more than $30,000 for Team ChadTough, and Facebook fundraisers have raised more.

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Who We Support

The ChadTough Foundation

Upcoming Events

  1. RunTough for Team Tommy

    September 28 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. The Chicago Marathon

    October 13 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Donate in Tommy’s Name

Tommy Ruddy