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The 2016 Brave the Shave campaign will be Basin Electric’s ninth year of taking part in the fight against children’s cancer. We’re making some exciting changes to the 2016 Brave the Shave campaign. Stay tuned to find out how you’ll be able to join the fight!

Event information

Do you hear that buzzing sound off in the distance? It’s the sound of hair clippers warming up in preparation for Brave the Shave’s 2015 events. Basin Electric is in its eighth year of fighting children’s cancer through its annual Brave the Shave events. There are several events going on throughout ND, SD and WY during the month … Continue reading Event information

Shave my head

The 2016 Brave the Shave campaign will be Basin Electric’s ninth year of taking part in the fight against children’s cancer. We’re making some exciting changes to the 2016 Brave the Shave campaign. Stay tuned to find out how you’ll be able to join the fight!

Donate 8-12″ of my hair

You don’t have to shave it all to make a difference in the fight against childhood cancer. If you would like to donate 8 to 12 inches of hair as part of our Brave the Shave event, please register below. Hair donations will be sent to Wigs for Kids or Pantene Beautiful Lengths. If you are … Continue reading Donate 8-12″ of my hair

Find a shavee

Looking for a specific shavee or team to donate to? Go to our Brave the Shave campaign page to find and support your favorite.

Nominate a child honoree

Do you know of a child who battled cancer, or who is currently undergoing treatment? With parental permission, we would like to honor him or her at our event along with our other Brave the Shave honorees. These kids are truly the reason behind Brave the Shave. We want to celebrate their strength and bravery … Continue reading Nominate a child honoree

In the news

Since Basin Electric started hosting our Brave the Shave event, we’ve raised nearly $1.5 million for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. We were proud to have put North Dakota on the St. Baldrick’s map. We’re even prouder that since then, several organizations have joined us in hosting this event, and today, our campaign stands among the top … Continue reading In the news

Event photos and videos

View photos from previous Brave the Shave events: Brave the Shave 2015 event Brave the Shave 2014 event Brave the Shave 2013 event

About us

The Story Behind Brave the Shave Basin Electric’s Brave the Shave campaign started with a spark of inspiration when Ted Cash’s wife, Emily, heard about St. Baldrick’s. She wanted to shave her head, but Ted decided to shave instead. He wondered, though, if this was something Basin Electric would consider? Ted’s boss, Mike Eggl, loved … Continue reading About us

Social media

Stay updated on how we’re shaving the way to a cure for childhood cancer. Get connected here: Brave the Shave St. Baldrick’s Facebook Basin Electric Twitter Basin Electric YouTube There’s a lot of passionate and inspiring people that get involved with our Brave the Shave events. We’ve been fortunate enough to hear and share their stories. … Continue reading Social media

Sponsor our event

These kids can’t do it alone. And with the support of our sponsors, we’ve been able to show them they don’t have to. The generous donations from our sponsors really do make a difference in the fight against childhood cancer. Each dollar is truly appreciated. Thank you! Is your organization interested in becoming a sponsor? … Continue reading Sponsor our event

Why we do this?

It’s because of her freckles, his dimples, the sparkle in his eyes. His shy smile, her toothless grin, his obvious sense of humor, her ambition and drive. His confidence and determination, and her hope and faith. That’s why we are joining in the fight against childhood cancer. They can’t do it alone.  And because these kids … Continue reading Why we do this?