South Haven girl sponsors St. Baldrick's event March 9

2014-02-23T00:00:00Z South Haven girl sponsors St. Baldrick's event March 9Times Staff
February 23, 2014 12:00 am  • 

SOUTH HAVEN | For the second year, a South Haven girl is going to shave her head to help raise money for other children.

Emma Bailey, 9, is a fourth grade student at South Haven Elementary School.

She is hosting her second St. Baldrick’s Foundation event, a volunteer-driven charity that funds childhood cancer research. She is hoping to raise at least $5,000 this year.

The event will be at Clancy’s Public House, 2542 Portage Mall, Sunday, March 9 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and is family-friendly.

This is a "head-shaving" event so there will be qualified stylists from Cesar’s Chop Shop to shave heads for a $20 donation.

T-shirts will be awarded to "Shavees" with $50 or more in donations. Participants can register the day of the event.

Those who don't want to shave their heads can also participate in the dance party with a deejay for a $2 cover charge.

There will also be a silent auction, T-shirts, baked goods and other items there for sale.

Go to Emma’s page for more details. Donations can be made in advance at Clancy’s Public House in Portage or Cesar’s Chop Shop in Hobart.

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