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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 2:38pm

You don't have to shave your whole head in order to participate in Bald For Bucks! Five girls from Casey Middle School came to the Kiss 98.5 studio last week to record some lines with DJ Anthony about what it's been like preparing for their event which is coming up on May 26. They've already raised over $7,000! These girls aren't the only students from Casey Middle who are participating in the event and they really demonstrated why it is so important to their entire community.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 9:14am

Frontier Middle School stepped up to the microphone last week with DJ Anthony for the Kiss 10 at 10 on Kiss 98.5. The students, teachers and parents toured the studio as they prepared to get amped up for their Bald For Bucks event which took place on Friday, April 28. Before the event took place, they had already raised over $10,000! The students thanked their donors and gave shoutouts to some of their family members and friends. Many of the students have family or friends who have been affected by cancer so it's easy to see why the school is so dedicated to this cause. 

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 1:58pm

Inspired by his grandmother, Ellie, a cancer survivor, Lewis Shaevel decided he wanted to make a difference in the lives of those affected by cancer. Last year he went Bald For Bucks at Transit Middle School and was the top fundraiser, raising almost $6,000! Although many would find that to be quite the accomplishment, Lewis was not done there. He still felt as though he could do more.

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 11:21am

Students from Nichols went to the Kiss 98.5 studio this past Wednesday, April 5, along with students from the Yroswell Street Team to record some lines with DJ Anthony and get a tour. They were able to meet different radio personalities and see where the Kiss 98.5 DJs work when they're on the air! After their tour they sat down with DJ Anthony to record their own lines about by they decided to go Bald For Bucks. The top fundraiser, Sal Deni, raised a whopping $4,205!

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:08pm

The Lake Shore community has done it again! More than 75 people came together to support Bald For Bucks and raise money for Roswell Park for the 16th year in a row. Their event took place on Friday, March 10 and they raised a total of $25,500! Lake Shore was the founding school of Bald for Bucks and they began the event in 2002. The founder, Tony George, started Bald for Bucks to support his sister, Kathy, who was battling cancer. Mr. George and four of the students who went Bald this March visited Kiss 98.5 on Wednesday, March 22, to hang out with DJ Anthony and tour the studio.

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 3:30pm

Students, teachers and parents from North Collins toured the Kiss 98.5 Studio last night to gear up for their Bald For Bucks event which took place today, March 2. The founder of Bald For Bucks, Tony George, is a North Collins alumnus himself! The school has one of the longest running records of Goin' Bald For Bucks--this will be their 15th year. They have raised over $4,000 so far! During their visit with DJ Anthony, the students were able to share why they are so passionate about raising money for this cause.

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 9:52am

On Wednesday, February 15, students from Newfane Middle School went to the Kiss 98.5 studio to hang out with DJ Anthony and the Yroswell Street Teamers and talk about why they decided to go Bald For Bucks for the first time ever. Their event is Friday, February 17 and so far they have raised over $10,000! Almost all of the students have been personally affected by cancer in one way or another.

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 2:31pm

Students from Forestville Elementary visited the Kiss 98.5 studio on Wednesday, February 1 to hang out with DJ Anthony and share why they went Bald For Bucks! On December 22, 2016 they raised more money than ever before—over $10,000! For many of the students this was not their first time Goin' Bald For Bucks. In fact, some students have even gone FIVE times! 

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 3:40pm

We want to hear what YOU are doing to fight for a world without cancer! Post a 10-second video to social media using #CancerFreeReality and tag @Yroswell. If you submit your video URL to our website you'll be entered for a chance to be featured on the big screen at Kissmas Bash AND win an in-studio pizza party with DJ Anthony from Kiss 98.5! For tips on taking your video and to submit your video URL, click here.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 1:02pm

Amherst Middle School has so much to celebrate! Not only did they have a hugely successful Bald for Bucks event on June 2nd, they beat their total from the previous year before their event even took place! Amherst Middle recently visited the Kiss 98.5 Studio to discuss their Bald for Bucks event on air with DJ Anthony.