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Shaved Heads To Aid Cancer Research - Brevard NC


September 20, 2018

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest private funder of children’s cancer research, will host one of its signature head-shaving events at Ecusta Brewing Co. on Saturday, where more than 15 volunteers will shave their heads to raise money for lifesaving childhood cancer research.

Every 2 minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer worldwide, and in the U.S. one in five children diagnosed won’t survive. Those who do survive often suffer long-term effects from treatments too harsh for their developing bodies.

As the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, St....

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