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April 15, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Category: Fund Raiser
Location: Undergraduate Library, David Adamany | Map
5155 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

Join the University Library System and the Social Club Grooming Company for a hair and monetary donation event to support Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Each custom wig for a child takes 8-12 ponytails of hair and over $800 to produce so donations in all forms are needed to support this cause.

Monday, April 15
11AM-3PM
Undergraduate Library
The Social Club Grooming Company

 

LEARN

11AM-12PM
UGL BERNATH AUDITORIUM

Join Maggie Varney, Founder and CEO of Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, as she presents on the work of her organization and the impact that your support will provide.

  • Information and testimonials
  • Question and answer session
  • Barbershop quartet performance

 

CUT

12PM-1PM
UGL ATRIUM

1PM-3PM
SOCIAL CLUB

Join industry leading stylists from The Social Club Grooming Company as they provide cuts and styles to collect hair for wig creation. Donations must be a minimum of 7 inches in length, clean, dry and free of chemical treatments. Cut and style takes around 30 minutes. Additional appointments will be available at the Social Club from 1 pm to 3 pm. Email Cathrine Trautman at gm4899@wayne.edu to set up your appointment before the event.

 

GIVE

April 15-21, 2019 

Can’t make the event or don’t have enough hair to donate? We will be collecting monetary donations at all university library service desks from April 1 – April 21. Just look for the barber pole collection tubes!

If you can’t make it to the event but would like to donate hair, the Social Club Grooming Company will be offering appointments all week. Call the Social Club at 313-832-4950 to schedule your cut and style. You can also visit any Wayne State University Library System Circulation Desk to donate.

Visit wigs4kids.org and atthesocialclub.com to learn more.

Questions? Contact Cathrine Trautman at cathrinetrautman@wayne.edu

For more information about this event, please contact Cathrine Trautman at 313-577-6423 or cathrinetrautman@wayne.edu.