Photos by Eric Stauffer, Dark Horse Art Works
WHO: South Roxana students and teachers
WHAT: St. Baldrick’s Foundation annual fundraising event for children’s cancer research
WHEN: Thursday, March 5
WHERE: South Roxana Elementary School
WHY: Each year, students, teachers and members of the community volunteer to have their heads shaved to raise money for cancer research to help battle the disease in children. Carol Fletcher, raising money for Team Jeremiah (named after a former student, Jeremiah Busiek, who died of cancer), participated for the 10th year and altogether has helped raise $36,141.72 for Team Jeremiah.