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5 Reasons to Start a Head-Shaving Event [VIDEO]

January 20, 2023
2 min read
Woman shaving head for cancer at St. Baldrick's event

Do you like bringing people together? Do you want to make a difference for kids with cancer? We do, too! Join St. Baldrick’s and throw the ultimate party for good — a head-shaving event. Read on for five reasons to organize your own amazing event this year.

1. You’ll bring people together

Want to get to know your community? Nothing brings people together like watching their friends and neighbors go under the clippers! Bring your community together around an important cause while having a great time.

2.  You’ll make a kid with cancer smile

Our volunteer event organizers (VEOs) often invite kids with cancer, childhood cancer survivors, and families to share their stories and be celebrated. Organize an event and show those heroes some love! When you see them smile, you’ll know all your hard work was worth it.

3.  You’ll give kids with cancer hope

Thanks to St. Baldrick’s events and the funds they raise, researchers across the globe are making new leaps in the treatment of childhood cancers while giving kids and their families hope. By organizing a head-shaving event, you can be a part of progress toward cures for childhood cancer.

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4.  You’ll have a blast

Organizing a St. Baldrick’s event is like throwing a big party for your community. Who doesn’t want to party for a good cause?

5.  You’ll save kids’ lives

Having a fantastic time while fundraising for lifesaving childhood cancer research — it’s all part of the spirit of St. Baldrick’s events. With over $325 million going to research in 31 countries, head-shaving events are changing the world for kids with cancer! So, what are you waiting for?

Be a part of the change for kids with cancer. Start a head-shaving event today.