Frat Brother Eats A Burrito A Day To Raise Money For Sick Friend

A customer prepares to enter a Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. restaurant in San Mateo, California, U.S., on Tuesday, July 19, 2011. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., the burrito chain whose share price has more than doubled in the past year, reported second-quarter profit that trailed analysts' estimates as food costs gained. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg
A customer prepared to enter a Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. restaurant in San Mateo, California, US, on Tuesday, July 19, 2011.

With the hopes of paying for the medical expenses, cost of living and stress relief of a 27-year-old friend diagnosed with stage IV glioma, one college student is eating a Chipotle burrito a day and is accepting donations on a GoFundMe page, according to Fox News.

Bret Grund from Ohio who attended Bowling Green State University and then moved to San Francisco and started a company called Natures Goodies, was diagnosed with Stage IV Glioma and is “receiving multiple treatments to overcome the odds,” according to the GoFundMe page.

According to Fox, his best friend and fraternity brother, 21-year-old Joe Gallo, from Stamford, Conn., hopes to raise $10,000.

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“I picked burritos just because they’re HUGE, and most people can’t finish a single one in a sitting,” he told Fox News. “A few days into the burrito challenge, [Grund] shot me a text and just let me know that he really hopes I don’t gain 150 pounds.”

Gallo is documenting his burrito eating and progress thought his Instagram account:

Check out the GoFundMe page here.