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One woman’s race to raise funds for Roswell Park.
How the Pink Game started and where they are now.

Giving back to the community is something Marty Biron always enjoyed as a goalie for the Buffalo Sabres. After retiring from the NHL in 2013, he “wanted to keep that relationship with the community going.” Partnering with Bald for Bucks and the Sabres was the perfect solution.

NAME: EMMETT

AGE: 13

STATUS: CANCER FREE

FUN FACT: EMMETT PERFORMED MAGIC TRICKS FOR OTHER PATIENTS WHILE HE WAS HOSPITALIZED!

You hear him on the radio. You see him take the stage at Kissmas Bash. You meet him at Goin’ Bald for Bucks events. You may even get to kick it with him during an in-studio.

If you ever tune into Kiss 98.5, you’ve probably heard about Bald for Bucks. Every year, Kiss and DJ Anthony invite students to participate in in-studios where the kids come to the station to talk about their experience Goin’ Bald for Bucks.

After joining the Street Team in 2017 and visiting Roswell Park, I decided I wanted to make a difference for the patients by providing them with some sort of comfort while they were staying at the hospital.

Sickle cell disease is one of the most common hereditary blood disorders in the world, and it affects many people right here in Western New York. To mark Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month in September, we present information and tips to help patients and families cope with this disorder.