Do What You Want

Head-shaving might not be for everyone, and it doesn’t have to be. We’ve created a DIY program for those who want to think outside the barber cape – the sky’s the limit!

4 Types of Fundraisers

The possibilities are endless – take a look at what our top fundraisers have done for childhood cancer research.


Raised $3,147
Escape from Alcatraz

With nearly 10 head-shaving events under his belt, Geoff decided to switch it up. For his fundraiser, Geoff navigated the 2-mile swim from San Francisco Bay to Alcatraz Island while his friends and family cheered him on.

Athletics Fundraiser

Run, walk, or even cycle your way towards a cure — any way you like to get active can be a great opportunity to raise funds and help us conquer childhood cancer!

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Raised $19,575
Amazing Laps for Lymphoma Awareness

Welch Elementary School rallied behind 6-year-old Von Kleiv for a ninja-themed party with treats, ninja-themed activities, a trivia-filled scavenger hunt and prizes to help conquer and spread awareness of t-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma.

Celebration Fundraiser

Looking for the perfect time to help raise funds for SBF? Look no further than the next birthday, anniversary, “cancerversary,” or even graduation! Invite family and friends to donate on your behalf and work together to find a cure.

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Sale &
Give Back

Raised $500
IHS Markit Singapore Bake-Sale

The IHS Markit Singapore office hosted a delicious bake-sale with cookies, tarts and other treats to collect more donations for their 24-hour Shave-A-Thon. Who doesn’t crave a sweet mid-day snack at work?

Sale & Give Back Fundraiser

Whether you’re in the school’s PTA group or the owner of a local sandwich shop, there are plenty of ways to incorporate sales into your fundraising. Consider selling homemade goods at a local street fair or hosting a give-back night at the family business. 

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Raised $3,261
Flashes of Gold

This DWYW used photo booths to create a picture-perfect fundraiser with photographers, food, a raffle and gold-colored props in memory of Honored Kid David. Guests could attend the photo-themed bash with a small entrance fee.

Other Fundraiser

Not sure where your idea fits? No worries! From a Star Wars society get-together to a demolition derby, our DWYWs have done some pretty amazing things. We can help make your fundraiser a success or help you pick a fundraiser that’s perfect for you. 

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How It Works

Step 1

Register Your Fundraiser

Decide what you’d like to do for childhood cancer research, then pick a time and date. You’ll get your own fundraising page, a personal fundraising coach, plus access to our Resource Lounge full of tips, tools and ideas!

Step 2

Spread the Word

Once you register your fundraiser, spread the word and watch the donations come in! Put your page link on social media, and ask friends and family to share it too.

Step 3

Fund the Best Childhood Cancer Research

Sit back and smile knowing that you helped fund the best childhood cancer research in the world. But don’t stop there! Start brainstorming for your next fundraiser idea — you can do anything you want! Ready?

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Fundraising Tips

Here’s a few fundraising tips to help you get the ball rolling with your fundraiser.

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What will you do for childhood cancer research?

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