The 9th annual "Bald in the Boro" event will be held THIS FRIDAY evening at Lanes, Trains and Automobiles in Murfreesboro.
Bald in the Boro is a community wide event involving a head-shaving tradition, buzzing heads bald in exchange for donations to the St. Baldrick's Foundation to raise money for childhood cancer research.
Tracy Tucker, owner of the Beehive Hair Salon in Murfreesboro has cut hair at the event every year. She describes what it is like for participants to get their head shaved...
Dr. Jeremy Harrison, a Pediatrician at Murfreesboro Medical Clinic, came up with the idea of hosting "Bald in the Boro" annually...
As far as money raised thus far by Bald in the Boro...
The St. Baldrick's Foundation reports more children are lost to cancer in the U.S. than any other disease. Before they turn 20, about one in 300 boys and one in 333 girls will have cancer.
Want to help or have your haircut?
Bald in the 'Boro needs volunteers, donations, and people of all ages and walks of life to get their heads shaved. To participate or learn more about the event, visit baldintheboro.com.
Fri. (March 15, 2019) 4-7PM BALD IN THE BORO at Lanes, Trains and Automobiles Entertainment Depot (450 Butler Dr.). Come get your head shaved, play games, enjoy the food--and it all benefits the St. Baldrick Foundation, a volunteer-powered charity that funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. Get involved and you'll be giving hope to infants, children, teens and young adults fighting childhood cancers! Donate by phoning 888-899-2253. Special thanks to MURFREESBORO MEDICAL CLINIC for again sponsoring this local event. Contact Contact Marshall Campbell (615-708-1542) or Denise Flanagan (615-542-1531 or firstname.lastname@example.org).