The St. Albans Police Department will joining the fight against cancer by participating in the No Shave November campaign. No Shave November is “a web-based, non-profit organization devoted to growing cancer awareness and raising funds to support cancer prevention, research, and education.” They have partnered with the American Cancer Society, the Prevent Cancer Foundation, Fight Colorectal Cancer, and the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. From September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015, No-Shave November will donate no less than 80% of donations equally to these participating charities.
Each officer that is participating has to make a donation. At the end of the month, there will be contest on who has the best beard. The public can vote in this contest as the month goes on, but they must vote with a minimum donation of one dollar. The officer who raises the most money wins the contest. ALL of the money raised by these votes will be donated to the No Shave November web site.
Those who want to support our officers in this fight against cancer can donate through our team page at:
Will you help us in this fight? Visit our team page and make a donation. Maybe you want to start your own team! Visit https://www.no-shave.org/ to learn how!