Random Act of Kid-ness: Trading Hair for a Home

This week’s Random Act of Kid-ness comes to us all the way from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where 12 year old Natasha Moraes de Andrade cut and donated her over 5 foot long hair (!) to earn money so that her family could buy a house. Natasha, who currently  lives in a small, window-less room in a shanty town, plans on using the $4,800 she got for selling her hair toward a new family home.

Read more about Natasha’s struggle with her hair and the eventual decision to donate it for good here.


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