Locks of Love

Eight-year-old donates hair to help others

July 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

Aubree Crane Aubree Crane, 8, a student at Lakes Elementary School, grew her hair out and recently donated 10 inches of it to Locks of Love. Aubree said, “I don’t miss my long hair, and now it can go to someone who doesn’t have any hair.” She loves her new cut, done by Carrie Marie at Genesis Salon and Day Spa in [...]

Local boy donates for Locks of Love

May 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

Family friend with cancer inspired idea The Rockford Squire has shared the news of many generous and caring girls who have donated hair to Locks of Love for those who have lost their hair due to medical treatment. Eric Carey, 12, is the groundbreaking first young man to send the Squire his story of donating. Eric donated two eight-inch ponytails to the charity just before [...]

Rohrer donates 10 inches of hair for Locks of Love

April 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

Girl gives more inches than she has years in age Leah Rohrer, who was just seven years old at the time, has donated an amazing 10 inches of hair to Locks of Love for those who have hair loss due to illness. Rohrer made the donation on January 12 at Bangz Hair Salon. “We are very proud,” said Rebecca Rohrer, her [...]

Reader tells story of giving experience

March 31, 2011 // 0 Comments

by LYNN HAMMER Such fun! I love getting my hair cut! Don’t you? But this time, I waited two years to do it, so it meant a little bit more this time around. It also meant more because I donated my hair to Locks of Love. It felt good. But I didn’t do it to feel good. I did it to help someone else feel good. So what is it about hair? People go nuts over their hair and [...]
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