Featured Participant: Zoe Zutes

Zoe, a student from East Rochester, decided to go Bald for Bucks to support her best friend, Hannah, who is battling cancer. East Rochester’s Goin’ Bald for Bucks event raised over $7,000 for 13Thirty Cancer Connect and Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Inspired by her best friend’s battle with cancer, Zoe decided she was going to […]

Rochester Police Department grows out their Beards for Bucks!

Most people have heard of “no shave November,” but the Rochester Police Department is giving the phrase a whole new meaning. Throughout the month of November, members will be participating in a Beards for Bucks fundraiser in order to raise funds for 13thirty Cancer Connect and Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Under normal circumstances, the Rochester […]

Michelle Justice goes bald to honor her friend, Brad

We sat down with Michelle Justice, a Registered Nurse at Highland Hospital and mother of Sky, 10, and Ivy, 8. This winter she went Bald for Bucks with family and friend, Tori. Her story is a touching one. When I was a senior in high school, my friend Brad Waters was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. […]

Natalie Walter goes Bald for Bucks in Memory of her Father

We spoke with Natalie Walter from Amherst Middle School about her Bald for Bucks experience. Natalie shaved her head last June, raised over $6,000 and is already signed up to participate again this year! Natalie said, “Going Bald for Bucks helped me inspire so many people to donate and care about others. I hope that my […]