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The 2018 – 2019 Beards for Bucks Season

2018 was a great year for Beards for Bucks – more than 1,200 officers and sheriffs across Buffalo and Rochester raised an incredible $143,000 for Roswell Park! In Buffalo, more than 700 participants rallied together to help raise funds for cancer research and patient-care programs. Police departments across the area grew out their moustaches and beards […]

From Saving to Shaving – Marty Biron’s Bald For Bucks Journey

Giving back to the community is something Marty Biron always enjoyed as a goalie for the Buffalo Sabres. After retiring from the NHL in 2013, he “wanted to keep that relationship with the community going.” Partnering with Bald for Bucks and the Sabres was the perfect solution. He initially heard about Bald For Bucks when […]

2017-2018 Top Ten Schools: #5 – Amherst Middle School

This week, our #5 top fundraising school for 2017-2018 is Amherst Middle School! Amherst Middle School has been Goin’ Bald for 4 years and has raised more than $77,000 for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center! Each year, Amherst Middle School shows up for the fight against cancer and this year was no exception.  In 2018, […]

2017-2018 Top Ten Schools: #6 – North Collins Central School District

This week, our #7 top fundraising school for 2017-2018 is North Collins Central School District! North Collins Central School District is one of the smallest in Erie County – but that doesn’t stop them from making a difference in the fight against cancer! North Collins Central School District and the community came together and raised […]

2017-2018 Top Ten Schools: #7 – Elmwood Franklin Elementary School

This week, our #7 top fundraising school for 2017-2018 is Elmwood Franklin Elementary School! Elmwood Franklin raised more than $18,000 for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center! This school’s success is thanks to the hard work, dedication and passion of Mr. Andrew Deyell, Head of School, and Ms. Rebecca Murak , Director of Communications. The school […]

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2017-2018 Top Ten Schools: #8 – Lancaster High School

This week, our #8 top fundraising school for 2017-2018 is Lancaster High School! Lancaster High School raised more than $16,000 for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center! This school’s success is thanks to the hard work, dedication and passion of seniors Meghan Swiatek, Brooke Szymusiak and Amber Oczowinski. As event chairs, Meghan, Brooke and Amber worked […]

2017-2018 Top Ten Schools: #9 South Buffalo Charter School

This week our #9 top fundraising school is South Buffalo Charter School! SBCS raised an incredible $15,111.00 for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center! Thanks to the hard work of the teacher coordinator, Mrs. Sciortino, the school has improved tremendously year after year. They dedicate the entire year to fundraising for Bald for Bucks!  South Buffalo […]

2017-2018 Top Ten Schools: #10 – Northwood Elementary School

We will be featuring our top 10 schools that went Bald for Bucks during the 2017-2018 school year every Wednesday this summer. We are so proud of every school that went bald this year, everyone truly made a difference in the fight against cancer! This week we kick off with Northwood Elementary School! Northwood Elementary […]