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10 Year Old To Donate Hair To Locks Of Love

Clarksville, TN –  On Saturday August 27th 10 year old Tyler Marrapese will be donating 16 to 18 inches of his hair to the Locks of Love charity. His hair has never been cut before.  Tyler wants to challenge anyone to come out and get their hair cut with him to support the Locks of Love.

Locks of Love is a non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada under age 21 who are suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.They meet a unique need for children by using donated hair to create the highest quality hair prosthetics. Most of the children helped by Locks of Love have lost their hair due to a medical condition called alopecia areata, which has no known cause or cure. The prostheses we provide help to restore their self-esteem and their confidence, enabling them to face the world and their peers.

Tyler Marrapes will donate 16 to 18 inches of his hair to Locks of Love
Tyler Marrapes will donate 16 to 18 inches of his hair to Locks of Love

Donors must donate a minimum of 10 inches measuring tip to tip. This is the amount needed for a hairpiece.

Tyler’s Step Dad Danny Farmer Jr has agreed to shave his head on Saturday in support of his stepson.

The event will take place at Appleton Harley Davidson on Saturday August 27th, 2011 between 5:00pm and 7:00pm in conjunction with the 9th Annual Buddy & Glen Appleton Memorial Poker Run & Fish Fry.

There will also be a silent auction where all proceeds benefit the St Jude Children’s Hospital.

Appleton Harley Davidson is only $4,000 away from making a $60,000 to St Jude Children’s Hospital during the 6 years that have been participating in this charity.

If you would like to donate your hair to the Locks of Love, contact Tia at Appleton’s Harley Davidson at (931) 648-1607.



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My name is Roland Woodworth, a professional REALTOR® with the experience & knowledge to assist you with all your real estate needs. My main area of focus is Clarksville TN , Oak Grove KY and the surrounding areas. I have over 12 years experience in the Real Estate industry and I’m a full time Realtor licensed in both Tennessee and Kentucky. I’m also a NAR Certified Short Sale & Foreclosure Resource. I moved to Clarksville while stationed in the US Army at Ft Campbell, KY in 1992. I have been in sales in the area since 1996. I received my Real Estate license in 1999.   I have been involved in many community organizations including the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce where I was a Chamber Ambassador for 5 years. I was the Fair Chairman for the 2002 North Tennessee State Fair in Clarksville, TN, and also president of Fair Inc which is the governing board consisting of members of the Clarksville Jaycees, City of Clarksville and Montgomery County. I’m  also a member of the Clarksville Jaycees Volunteer Col. Corp. a past member of the Clarksville Jaycees and the Downtown Kiwanis Club. I participated in the 2005 and 2009 Clarksville Extreme Makeover Home Edition builds here in Clarksville - Montgomery County.  

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