Haircuts for Hope raised donations to help stop youth drug addiction

RENSSELAER, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Boys and Girls Club of Southern Rensselaer County gave out free haircuts in an effort to stop youth drug addiction.

Hall of Fades barbers in Rensselaer gave out free Haircuts for Hope to raise awareness about the recent heroin spike in the Capital Region. All barbers and stylists gave haircuts in exchange for donations.

Also in attendance were guest speakers, music, food, raffles and face painting for kids.

The money raised will benefit Hope House and Albany Teen Challenge.

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