youngster raises hundreds for charity by losing hair
Burnham-On-Sea youngster has raised over £200 by donating
her hair to charity.
Vining, 5, decided she'd like her hair cut short to raise funds
for the Little Princess Trust, which donates wigs to children
who have lost their hair after chemotherapy.
mum Sam told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Lexi is doing this because
she was watching a program with me when she saw a little girl
with no hair."
asked us why and we told her that the girl was poorly and the
medicine she needed had made her lose her hair."
said could have hers and that she will grow some more then
she will have pretty hair like her."
searched for the Little Princess Trust because we'd heard of them
before and we could check that it was possible."
was possible because Lexi was prepared to cut more than seven
inches of hair off, making it around chin height."
has set up a Just Giving page since it takes around £350
plus hair to make a wig.
who goes to Berrow School, has had her hair cut and has raised
over £200 so far with donations still coming in. More details
are available here.