What once started out as a dare to shave a head is now raising millions for kids who hear the word "cancer" and once again, the event is coming to Rochester, Minnesota!

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Are you brave enough to help out kids fighting cancer in Rochester, Minnesota

Every 2 minutes, a child is being diagnosed with "cancer".  2 minutes.  By the time you are done reading this story, another child will have heard the devastating news that the fight of their life is about to begin.

St. Baldrick's was started to help out kids who are in that fight and the way people help raise money requires a little bit of bravery...and buzzing some hair.

Since no hospital has a monopoly on good ideas, St. Baldrick’s funds the most promising research — no matter where it happens.

Choosing that research takes more than 200 experts.
Funding it takes people like you!

Together, we support more childhood cancer research grants than any other charity.

Join us and Give Kids a Lifetime. - stbaldricks.org

Right now, people are mustering up their courage to get their heads shaved on July 9th in Rochester, Minnesota to help raise money for these kids and you can join in on the fun!  You can either get your head shaved too...and you'll help kids just like these:

  • Honored St. Baldrick's Kid - Emma Hull
    • Age 19
    • Rochester, Minnesota
    • Diagnosis - Lymphoma
    • Was treated at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester and currently there is no evidence of the disease
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  • Honored St. Baldrick's Kid - Jaxon G.
    • Age 14
    • Rochester, Minnesota
    • Diagnosis - Ewing Sarcoma
    • Currently In Treatment at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota
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I dare you to buzz your head ot help kids fighting cancer in Minnesota!

Amazing stories, right?!  If your heart is pulling at your right now and saying, "buzz your head!", it is extremely easy to sign up to be part of the event happening in Rochester, MInnesota.

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Ready to learn more or sign up?  Get all the info at the St. Baldrick's website here.

What if I want to help but I don't want to shave my head?

You are welcome to come to the event and cheer others on BUT you can also make donations to help fund this amazing cause.  Get all the info at the St. Baldrick's website here.

Do you have an event coming up in Southeast Minnesota?

If you have an event coming up or work for a nonprofit in Southeast Minnesota, I'd love to learn more!  Send me a note at jessica.williams@townsquaremedia.com or on my Facebook page - Jessica On The Radio.

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