Grand Island Students & Teachers Shave their Heads to Help Fight Cancer
-school communities pledge
to beat last year’s results of raising $57,000 for Roswell Park Cancer
Institute at Goin’ Bald for Bucks events across Western New York!
3rd ANNUAL GOIN BALD FOR
A Roswell Park Cancer Institute “Team Cure” Event
2005 Goin’ Bald for Bucks Kick-Off
Campaign at Lakeshore H.S.
* Students, Faculty, and School Community Members collect pledges to shave their heads or significantly cut their hair with a goal to raise over $57,000 for the 2005 Goin’ Bald for Bucks Campaign from 7 schools.
WHEN: Friday, March 11, 2005
7:30 am - 9:15 AM
WHERE: Veronica E. Connor Middle School, Room 191
1100 Ransom Rd. Grand Island, NY 14072
WHO: 60 participants & over 1000 total from 7 schools throughout March
* Lakeshore Central * North Collins Central * Grand Island Central * Hamburg Central * Eden Central * Frontier Central * Buffalo State College
WHY: *In 2002, Lakeshore History Teacher, Anthony George’s sister Cathleen
struggled for the 3rd time with cancer. Anthony offered his moral support by
shaving his head and from there the Lakeshore students grew this into a
fundraiser to benefit Roswell Park Cancer Institute in memory of Cathleen
George who succumbed to cancer on March 13, 2004.
* Past 3 yrs.:
Students raised over $72,000 for cancer research
& patient care.
The event has
w from 35
to over a 1000,
& &from one
classroom to 7
schools across WNY (
& Buffalo State College).
for Bucks Coordinator: Anthony George Lake Shore Central School (716) 812 – 2897 Ageorge@lakshore.wnyric.org