As a child, Tanner's father was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Stage IV. As a result of seeing what his father went through during his battle. Tanner wanted to bring joy to kids who were undergoing long-term hospital treatments and stays. At the age of 12, Tanner created Tanner's Totes, a non-profit organization that fills tote bags with various toys and items to provide much-needed distractions and joy to the kids. The organization made its first delivery at Children'