St. John Neumann School students show love through locks

Bill Brewer Diocese of Knoxville, News, Schools

By Dan McWilliams With a drum roll from music teacher Jonathan Leichman, 21 girls at St. John Neumann School in Farragut on Jan. 29 continued a four-year tradition of donating their ponytails to benefit cancer patients. As the student body looked on in the gymnasium, parents and friends began snipping the locks, some of which the girls had worn for …

Love offering: St. John Neumann students donate hair to aid cancer patients

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News, Youth Ministry

“I want to donate my hair because I want to make a tribute to my grandma and my neighbor and all others who were diagnosed with cancer.” “I’m in fourth grade and I am donating my hair because I want to give it to people who don’t have any from cancer treatment.” “I’m in fourth grade and the reason I …