NOW:53132:USA00949
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA00949
72°
H 73° L 71°
Partly Cloudy | 13MPH

A Carefree Moment - A charity event to support Cancer patients

March 11, 2014

Cancer. The word brings you to a complete halt. What next? It’s heartbreaking to hear that word and learn you have it and your world is completely turned upside down. Chemo treatments. Radiation. Medicines. Pain. Sick. Tired. His/her environment makes life difficult and happiness sometimes takes a back seat. But laughter can ease so much burden and emotional/physical stress, even if just for a moment. Being able to give that moment of carefree feeling can parlay into a more optimistic and positive feeling and ideally inspire others.

Located at Shear Image Hair Salon on April 6th from 12-3 p.m. in Waterford, this event involves a participant, just starting cancer treatments or at the end, to spend approximately an hour with us relaxing, having their makeup done, eyelashes applied and nails manicured professionally. Then, a silly and fun wig will be carefully placed on their head, all while they have their eyes closed. We are trying to capture each participant when they open their eyes to reveal that moment of surprise and carefree feeling. That moment will be captured on camera by our professional photographer, Michelle Moser Photography, as well as an additional photo of the participant without the wig. Each participant will receive copies of each photo in the mail after the event date. Appetizers and beverages will also be available for our participants.

If you are cancer free and would like to donate to this awesome event, please contact Jennifer at 262-408-0657, jaleto93@gmail.com or stop in at Shear Image Hair Salon, 725A Cornerstone Crossing, Waterford, WI 53185.

All proceeds not used for this event will be donated to The American Cancer Society.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Bicyclist in Franklin struck, killed by motorist 8/30

» Greendale spoils Franklin football dedication, 31-14 8/29

» Preps football photos of the week: Aug. 29 8/29

» Alverno College students to work with Greendale schools for reading program 8/29

» Annual MACC Fund Car Show to be held on Sunday, Sept. 7 8/29

» Woman was struck after argument about friend being hit in the groin 8/28

» Police say train accident was 'apparent suicide' by Oak Creek man 8/28

» Poll: Will Greendale or Franklin win in Week 2 matchup? 8/27

» Greendale trustees rescind polling place referendum question 8/25

» Flight for Life responds to rollover accident in Greendale 8/25

» St. Martins Fair returns for Labor Day weekend 8/25

» Complaint: St. Francis man played with gun before wounding girlfriend 8/25

» Mason's scoring spree leads Slinger past Whitnall 8/22

» Oak Creek rallies for victory over Falls 8/22

» Preps football photos of the week: Aug. 22 8/22

» Franklin football team catches second wind at Hamilton 8/22

» Motorist chased children, used racial slur, cops say 8/22

» Greendale School District to "get on a different trajectory" for polling place issue 8/21

» Franklin High's new auditorium, classrooms to be ready for first day of school 8/21

» Greendale Schools to re-evaluate polling place requests this Thursday 8/20

» Franklin to accept bids for new water, sewer facility 8/19

» Chick-fil-A celebrates National Lemonade Day with free samples in Brookfield, Greendale 8/19

» YoFresh Yogurt Cafe to open in Hales Corners 8/19

» Dennis Dietscher of Hales Corners charged with accepting bribes 8/19

» VIDEO: Whitnall distributes nearly 1,400 iPads across district 8/19

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Local Business Directory

CONNECT