"Chad Brown Needs YOUR Help"

Chad Brown is as good a friend as any I have come across.  Kind, smart, funny, caring and the type of person you wish you had in your life.  He is an exceptional father, son, brother and cousin.

He's a towering man, solid athlete and an all-around "Minnesotan."

Recently, the smile you see has been wiped away and Chad's life was brought to a screeching halt.

On April 3rd, 2019, Chad Brown was diagnosed with Idiopathic Transverse Myelitis but later the diagnosis was changed to a stroke that affected his spine.  Simply put, this able-bodied man’s spine stopped sending messages to his brain and he became paralyzed from the shoulders down.  

Can you imagine this happening to you today? Can you imagine you are healthy one moment and in an instant you are a prisoner in your own body? Chad's condition is OUR biggest nightmare and he needs our help. 

He has been hospitalized in multiple facilities and wants to get back on track and regain even a portion of his life.  He, undoubtedly,  has a long, difficult and unknown time period if he is to recover.

His family and friends are behind him and that is more than most can ask for… but Chad needs more and he needs it immediately.

If he can get even the smallest help from a world of willing people, he can create a more conducive living condition to battle back and get proper therapy, the treatment he needs and to accomplish the little things to help him fight this awful occurrence.  He is bound to a wheelchair and is reliant on so many.

Chad needs your help and the Browns and Alberinos are proud group that asks for very little.  With that we are reaching out.  WHATEVER can be offered is a blessing.  $5, $10, $20 means we live without a movie, cup of coffee or sandwich but it means he has a shot to get on his feet and be the man we all know and the father his three kids Josh (16), Noah (18) and Haley (26) need.

He is positive, focused and determined and when he sees that you are the same way it will change the fight in his favor.  Thank you in advance for anything you are willing to offer in this urgent time of need and a HUGE THANKS to those who have already donated.
  • Anonymous 
    • $300 
    • 22 mos
  • Jose Santana  
    • $10 
    • 22 mos
  • Robert Santiago 
    • $25 
    • 22 mos
  • Brad Severson 
    • $100 
    • 23 mos
  • Phyllis Hurwitz  
    • $40 
    • 23 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Robert Alberino 
Cottage Grove, MN
Chad Brown 
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