WITN participating in "No-shave November"

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - WITN is participating in "No-shave November" this year!

You may have heard of it, many organizations, especially law enforcement agencies, participate in the beard-growing efforts all to raise funds and awareness for cancer research.

Each day, 22,000 people die from cancer worldwide according to No-shave.org and that is why it is so important to continue research for a cure and spread awareness of preventitive measure you can take to stay healthy.

Throughout the month of November, we are asking you to donate to "No-shave November" through our WITN team page; you can do that by clicking here.

At that link, you can also learn more about the "No-shave" organization and it's fundraising efforts to the Prevent Cancer Foundation, Fight Colorectal Cancer and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Every Friday on WITN First at Four, we will keep you updated on how our WITN participants are doing on their beards including Clayton Bauman, Tyler Feldman, Jim Howard, Austin Pollack, Billy Weaver and Phillip Williams.

We want to thank Viva Med for sponsoring our cancer research fundraising efforts!