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Sharing My Story With Cleveland

October 20, 2014

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Sorry about the autoplay. I have embedded the video from the local news and I can’t change the settings. The day I donated my hair to Wigs For Kids my family and I went downtown to the studios of WKYC for an interview. I was scheduled to be interviewed during the 7pm newscast. I checked […]

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Donating My Hair To Wigs For Kids

October 13, 2014

The Cut

On May 12, 2014 I had my hair cut and donated my hair to Wigs For Kids. What a long and incredible journey to get there! What started out as a tribute to my uncle back in 2011 ended up being a part of me, literally. I had never had hair longer than a couple […]

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Buy A Book, Help Wigs For Kids

November 4, 2012

hair loss

Last week Dave Stern from The Balding Handbook contacted me to ask if he could donate $1 to The Crazy Hair Fundraiser fom every paperback book sold. Of course! So if you know someone who is dealing with hair loss, or you are personally, head over to his site for a guide to dealing with […]

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Crazy Hair Fundraiser Update!

August 26, 2012

My Crazy Hair

Sadly, despite my best efforts to raise money on the streets of Vientiane, Laos the day before my birthday, I raised no money in person for my Wigs For Kids fundraiser. Since the last update I went home, did lots of media, and was in the Cleveland media. All these things only brought in $200, […]

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Promoting Wigs For Kids In Cleveland – A True Labor Of Love

July 26, 2012

WCPN Interview

By the time I came home, I had already raised about $2000 for Wigs For Kids via the Crazy Hair Fundraiser, yet I’d never met anyone from Wigs For Kids face-to-face. It had all been by email. Wigs For Kids, assisted by the PR team at H/L Communications, did what they could to maximize the […]

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Crazy Hair Fundraiser Update – 1-Mar-2012

March 1, 2012

My Crazy Hair

The Crazy Hair Fundraiser is going very, very well. As of today, six weeks into the fundraiser, we’ve collected $1670! As I mentioned in the original article, it costs about $1500-$3000 to create a wig, so we’re well on our way to ensuring at least one wig is given to a child for free. Sadly, […]

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A Sad Night On The Happy Nomad Tour

February 17, 2012

Barry Murray Jan 28, 1954 - Feb 16, 2012

My awesome uncle, the inspiration for my Crazy Hair Fundraiser, has unfortunately passed away tonight. He will be missed and he was comforted in knowing that this project in his honor will do lots of good for those in need long after his passing. I set up this memorial page yesterday not realizing I’d have […]

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Together, Let’s Help Kids With Cancer!

January 17, 2012

My Out Of Control Hair

Quick Summary Inspired by an uncle currently battling pancreatic cancer, I’m going to grow out my hair so that I can donate it to a hometown charity that makes wigs for kids who have lost their hair battling cancer. I want to raise $1000 per inch I grow. At a 12 inch/30.5cm minimum donation, that’s […]

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