The Tug McGraw Foundationhttp://www.tugmcgraw.org
What We Do:
Mission: The Tug McGraw Foundation was established by Tug McGraw in 2003 to enhance the quality of life for kids and adults diagnosed with brain tumors and trauma, including vital support for their families. We accomplish this through education, website resources, connecting military-civilian medicine and community based programs that impact the physical, emotional and spiritual part of wellness for maximum brain health.
Who We Are:
Mission & Programs: The Tug McGraw Foundation was established in 2003 by Tug McGraw to enhance the quality of life for kids and adults diagnosed with brain tumors and trauma, including vital support for their families. TMF's Brain Food Garden and Egg Plant Program: Healthy Mind, Healthy Soul. That's a mantra you hear often at the Tug McGraw Foundation (TMF) in Yountville. Located on the grounds of the Yountville Veterans Home, TMF ceates programs that support a higher quality of life for its residents. Physical activity, healthy eating and connecting with others represent the main pillars of wellness. TMF's Brain Food Garden and Chicken Coop focuses on each of these areas by creating a space for resident to grow fresh and organic produce right in their backyard. All the while getting exercise, connecting with nature, and socializing with other brain food garden farmers. The goal is to raise awareness acrosss the home about the amazing bounty they have access to, along with the opportunity to be a part of a team that helps cultivate the garden.