Record breaking 455 supporters shave for Hair for Hope 2019

Jimmy interviewing  14 year old first time participant, Joanna

The Hair for Hope 2019 is back, ever stronger than before! On the first satellite event at Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery on May Day (1 May), an overwhelming 455 shavees came forward to stand in solidarity with children with cancer and their families.

This was the highest record for the first day in the history of Hair for hope.

Happy participants posing for camera

The young and the not so young all came forward to make a statement

This year, Hair for Hope hopes to encourage at least 6,000 participants to join  the cause and raise $3.6 million to aid children and families impacted by cancer.

All funds raised will help to fund critical programmes and services for CCF’s beneficiaries.

88.3JiaFM DJ Jimmy & DJ Ivy lending their support

Hair for Hope ambassador, Actor Andie Chen

If you wish to play a part in raising childhood cancer awareness and supporting the cause, you too can do so by registering for the upcoming Public Satellite Events:

  • 25 May 2019: Punggol 21 CC WEC (11am – 2pm)
  • 1 June 2019: Ulu Pandan CC Youth Executive Committee
  • 16 June 2019: Punggol Sapphires RC (10.30am – 2pm)
  • 27 July 2019: Vivocity (11am – 7pm)
  • 28 July 2019: Vivocity (11am – 6pm)

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Editor: Long Huai