'No Shave November' Raises Over $35,000
December 1, 2011 at 11:21 AM (PT)
The first annual “NO SHAVE NOVEMBER” competition managed to raise over $35,000 to benefit ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL. The contest which lasted throughout NOVEMBER surpassed several goals including raising $2500, $5000, $10,000 and $20,000.
YESTERDAY (11/30) THE MOOSE MUSIC ROW in NASHVILLE threw a “BEARD BASH” in honor of each participant. Prizes were awarded to many finalists including “The Beard Of The Year.” The panel of celebrity judges included A ROCKET TO THE MOON (ANDREW COOK, ERIC HALVORSEN, JUSTIN RICHARDS, NICK SANTINO), THE OAK RIDGE BOYS members DUANE ALLEN and JOE BONSALL, THE DIRT DRIFTERS members MATT and RYAN FLEENER, GLORIANA’s TOM GOSSIN, CASEY JAMES, NEAL McCOY, THE McCLYMONTS, JOHN RICH, and BLAKE SHELTON.
“NO SHAVE NOVEMBER” Winners Include:
“The Whisker Reward” (to the beard that raised the most money)
BILLY GREENWOOD ($3,185)
“MVP” (to the person who did the most to spread the word about the event)
“The More Salt Than Pepper” (to the beard with the most gray)
“The Shoulda Shaved NOVEMBER” award (to the worst beard)
“The LINDSAY LOHAN” (to the best mug shot)
“The Hairy Potter” (to the person who looks the most like HARRY POTTER with a beard)
“The Beard of the Year”