'St. Baldrick's' event in Chicago

February 29, 2008 10:25:16 AM PST
Don't be surprised if you start seeing more bald people walking around town.The annual 'St. Baldrick's' event began Thursday in Chicago.

St. Baldrick's is a non-profit foundation dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research.

Some young cancer patients shaved their heads Thursday to earn donations.

Since 2000, $ 1.7 million has been raised in Chicago.