[Candace H. Johnson - For Shaw Media]
Michelle Herrera of Algonquin shaves the head of Darren Gorman,14, of Round Lake as Tom Welninski of Antioch, the organizer of the event, talks to the crowd with his daughter, Anne, 18, of Lakemoor by his side during Kristof’s Cares 4 Kids Rock the Bald, a St. Baldrick’s event March 3 at Kristof’s Entertainment Center in Round Lake Beach. Herrera volunteered at the event to cut people's hair and is a student at the Cosmetology & Spa Academy of Crystal Lake. Anne Welninski is a childhood cancer survivor. Over the course of eight years at Kristof's, the annual St. Baldrick's event has raised more than $120,000. This year's event is expected to raise an additional $15,000.