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St. Baldrick's Fundraiser Coming to College of Western Idaho

March 13, 2012

Event will Raise Money for Childhood Cancer Research

MEDIA ADVISORY On Wednesday (March 14) the Associated Students of the College of Western Idaho (ASCWI) will host a St. Baldrick’s Foundation fundraising event, in which volunteers will shave their head to help raise money for childhood cancer research. The fundraiser will take place at College of Western Idaho (CWI) Nampa Campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., or until all the volunteers have shaved their heads. For any interested media, the event will provide great photo and video opportunities.

Wednesday, March 14

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CWI Nampa Campus

5500 East Opportunity Drive – Nampa

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer-driven charity that raises funds for childhood cancer research, and helps ensure survivors enjoy long and healthy lives. For more information about the Foundation visit www.stbaldricks.org/.

Jennifer Couch

(208) 562-3508 (office)

[email protected]

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About the College of Western Idaho:

The College of Western Idaho is a comprehensive community college fostering student development academically, as well as occupationally. CWI has seven campus locations throughout Southwest Idaho providing higher education and 21st Century technical skills acquisition. The college is dedicated to improving the community’s economic well-being by responding with highly-educated and productive graduates. The foundation for the area’s only community college was created by a supermajority of voters in Ada and Canyon counties on May 22, 2007. For more information, visit www.cwidaho.cc or call (208) 562-3000.

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