Event 1848

A St. Baldrick’s Event

St. John Fisher Inaugural St. Baldrick's Shaving Event

Supporting: Emily Beazley's Kures for Kids Fund

Mar 9, 2019 • 4:00 am - 7:00 pm

At: St. John Fisher Kane Hall

10200 S Washtenaw Ave., Chicago, IL US

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Event 1848

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St. John Fisher Inaugural St. Baldrick's Shaving Event

Please support SJF's first-ever St. Baldrick's Event in honor of all Falcon Cancer Fighters! {Proceeds go to St. Baldrick's}

Please join us on Saturday, March 9 (for an exciting Shave-fest & more, followed by the SJF Irish Dinner)!

4 - 5 p.m. Special Mass in honor of Falcon pediatric-cancer fighters

5 - 7 p.m. {Main Gym} Head-shaving (or, haircuts, braiding & green hair dye options), games & activities, treats, cash bar & more! 

5:30- 10 p.m. {Kane Hall} Irish Dinner (includes corned beef, sides, soda bread & more), cash bar, bag-pipers, Irish dancers, raffles, debauchery & more! $40/family || $20/couple || $10/pp

How can you participate? (1) Commit to be a shavee & raise donations before the event (2) Come & cheer on our shavees on the event day  (3) Donate ahead of time OR on the day-of (4) Be with us and enjoy a GREAT day in support of all children who have battled cancer, especially our very own Falcons and parish residents.**

**Proceeds will go to the St. Baldrick's Foundation which funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any other organization other than the U.S. government.

Cancer-fighting Falcon "Barbers," Beau Dowling, Jake Schied & Elliot McGann, will be armed with clippers and ready to assist our wonderful hairdressers from Marlo Salon & Kelly Konrath.

Volunteers! We NEED you! (Set-up, tear-down, bar-tending & more): Please contact Brigid Riley at riley3133@gmail.com to sign up!

See you on March 9!

SJF St. Baldrick's Committee

St. Baldrick’s Honored Kids

Kids with cancer are our reason for it all. They’re the inspiration behind our event and the reason we’re helping fund childhood cancer research. We believe all kids should be able to grow up and turn their dreams into realities. Join our event or make a donation, and click the photos below to read their incredible stories.

Top Participants

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  1. Chris Schied - in honor of my son Jake $2,195.75
  2. Michael M. $2,127.45
  3. Leo S. $2,000.78

Top Teams

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  1. SJF Boys Basketball $14,050.46
  2. Michael Montelione $2,127.45
  3. Team McGann Clan $1,828.76

Recent Donors

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  1. Emerald Isle Insurance Services Inc 3/15/2019
  2. Lisa Healy 3/15/2019
  3. Patrick McGann 3/15/2019
  4. Marjorie Dowling 3/15/2019
  5. Saint John Fisher Church 3/15/2019

Local Supporters

Event Activities

  • 4:00pm

    Mass will be in the Church

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Shave-Fest will be in the Gym

  • 5:30pm

    Celtic Dinner doors open

  • 7:00 pm

    Irish Dinner will be in Kane Hall

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Musician Liam Durkin

  • 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

    City of Chicago Bagpiper

This event is private.

Private events are for people at the company, organization, school, etc., where the event is taking place. Please don't crash the party.

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