The Tackles4Cancer mission is to improve the quality of life for cancer patients through transportation. We organize fundraisers, and community-building events to support our mission.
The National Cancer Institute reported that 20% of cancer patients will cancel or delay treatment due to lack of transportation resources.
Click the link below to Sponsor A Ride and help us reach our goal to provide 1000 rides for cancer patients in 2021!
Since 2014 Tackles4Cancer has supported efforts directly and indirectly raising over $250,000. 90% of the funds benefitted local charities and communities. We have also accounted for over 400 community hours.
Super Van Tackles Cancer inspired by a true tale of courage, family, and football.
Kick off the New Year and make an impact in your community on February 7th before the “BIG GAME” .
"The game of life is like the game of football, you have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you have a chance."
Dr. Michelle Ludwig discusses transportation challenges for cancer patients undergoing treatment in support of Tackles4Cancer. Dr Ludwig is an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Baylor College of Medicine Dan L Duncan Cancer Center, A National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated cancer treatment facility.
It would've been very challenging for me to have gone through cancer treatment without Tackles4Cancer providing transportation. ---Chris