Let it Grow: SNJ Today News Duo Ditch Razors for Cancer Fundraiser

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SOUTH JERSEY -

It's time for No Shave November and our Mike Frankel and Nor'easter Nick Pittman are doing their part to support those fighting cancer.

The men are ditching the razor to take part in No Shave November to raise money and awareness for those battling cancer.

No Shave November started out in 2009 by the Chicagoland Hill family after a member passed away two years prior from colon cancer.

The foundation was started to symbolize the hair that many cancer patients lose when going through chemotherapy and other treatment options.

To date, the organization has raised more than $2 million.

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You can help support SNJ's team as their faces get hairier and hairier throughout the month by either joining or donating online.

Log on to No-Shave.org and search for "SNJ Today Beard Team" for information.

Donations will help support the Prevent Cancer Foundation, Fight Colorectal Cancer, and the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. 

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