St. Baldrick’s Day at Hofstra raises $36K

The head-shaving event was held in honor of 19-year-old Andrew Fierstein, who has been battling cancer since he was 5 years old. He plans to become an oncologist. (3/12/14)

UNIONDALE - The Sixth Annual St. Baldrick's Day charity event at Hofstra University had students lined up for a good cause.

The head-shaving event was held in honor of 19-year-old Andrew Fierstein, who has been battling cancer since he was 5 years old. He plans to become an oncologist.

Overall, the event exceeded expectations and raised $36,000.

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