|Tim Tipton with former Denver Nuggets coach George Karl.
Medical cannabis has been on the fast-track to mainstream acceptance over the last few years, and more and more high-profile organizations, including the MS Foundation, are aligning themselves with cannabis groups promoting the safe and beneficial plant.
Add to that list Boulder’s BStrong foundation, which raises money for cancer research and treatment for the Boulder Community Hospital and George Karl Foundation. Last Saturday, BStrong awarded Colorado cannabis activist Tim Tipton with its Extra Mile Caregiver award at the annual BStrong Bike Ride and fundraiser for his work with indigent cancer patients, as well as his efforts on behalf of the Phoenix Tears Foundation. Denver Westword has the full story.