4th Annual 5K Run/Walk

Register Today Donate Today Together we #RunStacheStrong We are excited to host the 4th Annual StacheStrong 5K Run/Walk as a VIRTUAL AND IN PERSON race during the weekend of September 18, 2021. Last year's virtual race had 1,114 participants in all 50 states and we're excited to continue to grow this as we run/walk to raise awareness and funds for Read More »


Donate StacheStrong is a 501(c)3 Not-for-Profit charity devoted to raising funds and awareness for brain cancer research. My brother, inspiration and co-founder, GJ, courageously battled Glioblastoma (GBM) for 25 months.  As if fighting an incurable disease wasn’t enough of a task, he was also focused on helping others in the brain cancer community; that’s the Read More »


Every November, people around the globe grow out their facial hair to participate in the phenomenon known as Movember or No Shave November. StacheStrong invites you to participate with us during November by letting your mustache grow wild as we aim to further spread our mission to combat the deadliest brain cancer. Make GBM awareness Read More »

3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk VIRTUAL

Special thank you to our 1,114 runners within all 50 States for helping us FULLY fund a $50,000 research grant!!! Together we #RunStacheStrong Our 3rd Annual StacheStrong 5k Run/Walk was held on Saturday, September 19th. Due to the restrictions with COVID-19, we shifted the event to fully VIRTUAL. We had 1,114 runners in all 50 Read More »

2020 TCS New York City Marathon

GJ was an avid runner growing up and continued to do so throughout treatment and his fight against GBM.  The TCS New York City Marathon will forever hold a special place in all of our hearts as it is the ultimate test of grit, passion and togetherness. There truly is no environment quite like the Read More »

TCS New York City Marathon

We're proud to have been accepted as an official community charity partner for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon Application and Details: As many of you know, GJ was an avid runner growing up and continued to do so throughout treatment and his fight against GBM.  This event will forever hold a special place Read More »

Chicago Fundraiser

Due to the health and safety of all, we have made the decision to postpone our Chicago Fundraiser. We are grateful to all those who have already registered and sponsored the event. All details are below and we look forward to seeing you as we continue to raise funds and awareness for brain cancer research. Read More »

Alliant Credit Union Volleyball Tournament

The employees at Alliant Credit Union in Illinois honored StacheStrong in their 14th Annual Charity Volleyball tournament. They raised $8,840 and this amount was matched by the Alliant Foundation for a total donation of $17,680. Special thanks to all those involved in making this happen at Alliant – if you’re interested in doing something similar Read More »

StacheStrong NYC Charity Fundraiser

Our annual main fundraiser was our biggest yet thanks to all of our supporters. We had 220 people attend, 51 donated items and raffle baskets and together we raised over $22,000. A special thanks to our friends at McHale’s Pub, as well as our Event Sponsor – Novocure and Gold Sponsor – National Brain Tumor Read More »

2019 TCS New York City Marathon

Proud doesn't even begin to capture the emotions of Sunday. The inaugural StacheStrong @nycmarathon team wasted no time setting the bar HIGH as they all finished with smiles on their faces - the GJ way!!! Together they raised $20,975 for brain cancer research, which is simply incredible. There's nothing like the energy of the NYC Read More »