Chad was very sick in November 2009 when Danielle Jenvey organized this event to help him reach his goal. She held the event at a bar and grill - for a $20 ticket people received a burger and a beer, plus lots of entertainment and an auction. Many of Chad’s friends came out and they raised over $12,000 for his cause. Chad didn’t live to attend the event, but he appreciated all that was done in his honour.
“I want to say a special thank you to everyone involved with the fundraiser that's being organized a few weeks from now at the Mosquito Creek Grill in North Vancouver. A young lady named Danielle Jenvey put this together - all I can say is her mother Sharon raised a special lady. The money raised will be going towards my campaign to raise $1 million for Multiple Myeloma research. I want to thank all our friends who continually show us support....”