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Andy Bennett

Andy Bennett's Haircut

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[lt]h1[gt][b]What does Andy look like with short hair?[/b][lt]/h1[gt][p]As some of you know, many of my friends and family have suffered with cancer over the years. What many of you don't know is what I look like with short hair![/p] [p]Many of you have speculated, many of you have wished and many of you have petitioned me for a very long time to cut it off. Sometimes this has been in concern for my appearance, other times it has been out of envy but now I hope that we can all join together in supporting this cause.[/p] [p]I will be cutting my hair on Friday 15th January 2016 and all money raised will be donated to Cancer Research UK. I have chosen this charity as they do a broad range of research and each person close to me who has suffered with cancer has had their own variety and complications. I will also be donating the hair itself to the Little Princess Trust. The Little Princess Trust makes real, human hair, wigs for children who lose their own hair through cancer treatment. This can help someone feel better about themselves during a very difficult and upsetting time as well as giving them the confidence they need to continue living a normal life amongst their friends.[/p]  [lt]br /[gt] [p]Now that we live in a Kickstarter World we have to have goals and rewards, so here they are:[/p] [p]On 27th December 1999 I decided to do a small experiement to see what I would look like with long hair. 5,863 days later, it is time to draw that experiment to a conclusion. My goal is to raise 50p for each one of those days which gives us a target of £2,931.50. I'd like you to help me with this and shall incentivise you with rewards thus:[/p] [p][/p] [ul] [li]If everyone donates at least £20 then we will be on track to reach the target.[lt]br /[gt][lt]br /[gt][/li] [li]Anybody donating £35 or more will receive signed and personalised before & after photos of yours truly.[lt]br /[gt][lt]br /[gt][/li] [li]The top three donators will have the opportunity to be personally involved in the hair cutting process.[/li][/ul][ul] [/ul][p][/p][p]Thank you so much for your support with this. I really appreciate donations of any size. You all know how much my hair means to me and I hope you will give generously and help me to use this chance to raise money, awareness and wigs for these excellent causes. [/p][p][/p] [p]@ndy[/p][p][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][lt]img title="Hair Donation" src="http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/resources/charity-logo/100x1001005282_0621fb62-1d48-4c4c-9992-da3e66c58fe2_LPT%20Square%20Logo.jpg" alt="Little Princess Trust" width="100" height="78" /[gt]   [lt]img title="Monetary Donations" src="http://jpb.li/gMDAx" alt="Cancer Research UK" width="170" height="79" /[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][lt]img src="http://www.ashurst.eu.org/images/haircut-2016/collage.jpg" alt="" width="455" height="764" /[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][lt]object width="425" height="350" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/vBbjT0xV5JY" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"[gt][lt]param name="data" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/vBbjT0xV5JY" /[gt][lt]param name="quality" value="high" /[gt][lt]param name="wmode" value="transparent" /[gt][lt]param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/vBbjT0xV5JY" /[gt][lt]/object[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][/p]

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Event

Personal Challenge Date

15 Jan 2016

Supporters

Jan 24, 2016

Anonymous

Great job Andy! A&K

£50.00

Jan 22, 2016

Ann & Ted Roberts

Well done, Andrew!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jan 21, 2016

Big Dave Llewellyn

£1 per cm sounds about right. Well done you

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jan 21, 2016

Becky

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jan 19, 2016

Linda

Can't wait to see the pictures of the 'new' you.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jan 19, 2016

Schofields

Hope you reach your target.Well done! love from all of us

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jan 18, 2016

John Lazar

Well done Andy!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jan 17, 2016

Anonymous

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jan 17, 2016

Sam, Caz and C

Amazing Andy, this is a wonderful cause.

£20.00

Jan 16, 2016

Amy

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid