Balding for Dollars

Because we believe bald is beautiful…

Since its inception in 2000, Balding for Dollars has raised over $5.0 million dollars for oncology, hematology, and bone marrow transplant patients at BC Children’s Hospital. These funds support a variety of programs and services aimed at enhancing the quality of life of our patients and their families, during and after treatment.

There are many ways you can make a positive difference in the life of a child and family living with a cancer diagnosis:

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Hosting your own Balding for Dollars event can be a rewarding and meaningfulway to support kids and families affected by cancer.

If you’re looking to get involved but can’t make it out to one of annual events in Vancouver, Kelowna or Whistler, consider hosting your own event!

There are a lot of different ways you can fundraise and support Balding for Dollars, even if your event doesn’t involve a head shave. Fundraising events can take many forms, such as bake sales, cookie drives, lemonade stands, books sales, music concerts, dance performances, product collaborations, golf tournaments, or a school or company-wide initiative.

Please contact for help or support in bringing your fundraising idea to life. Or, if your idea is ready-to-go, get started now and sign-up to create your own fundraising page.

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