NEWS: Liam Cormier (Cancer Bats) raises $20,157 shaving his head for charity!
February 25th, 2016
Following just over a month worth of fundraising, Cancer Bats frontman Liam Cormier managed to raise a total of $20,157.26 to donate to the charity The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation for the shaving of his head. The amount donated by fans and contributors was collected and converted into American dollars to accumulate the final total on February 23rd 2016.
You can check out some photos of Cormier‘s head shaving along with the donation cheque below:
Cormier made the following statements via the band’s Facebook page regarding the project and the funds that were raised below:
“Scrappy the skinhead lived up to his word. All those mangy locks got washed and chopped off to donate to kids going through chemotherapy.
Holy moly!!! $20,157.26 raised and donated to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Thanks to everyone who threw in a pound, a euro, a kroner, a zloty, a franc, or donated online. Y’all should be very pleased with yourselves!!!! This is truly amazing!!! We have the best fans!!!!!”
You can read more about The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and the work that they do over on their official website (here).