Previous Marquette participantsStudents at Marquette Catholic High School in Alton will hold their 4th annual heaving shaving event to benefit the St. Baldrick’s Foundation that raises money for childhood cancer research.   In the past three years, the school has raised almost $30,000 for the organization.

Beth DeCourcey is the faculty coordinator for the effort and says it all started at Marquette with a female student:


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DeCourcey says a number of students are already lined up to volunteer to have their heads shaved and a few more usually join the group once it begins.  To donate,

The event will be held at 1:30pm today in the Marquette gym. 


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