Random Act of Kid-ness: Shaved Heads in Support of a Friend

travis selinka

This week’s Random Act of Kid-ness comes to us from Carlsbad, CA where a group of 4th graders decided to shave their heads to show support for their friend who has cancer. 10 year old Travis Selinka was recently treated for brain cancer and was embarrassed to come to school without hair, and he always wore a hat. So 15 of his friends made a trip to the barber shop together to shave their heads to match Travis. Travis said:

“I was astonished that they did this for me. It was amazing just knowing that I have all my friends there.”

Now Travis no longer wears a hat to school and is so thankful for his supportive friends. We are too!

You can read more about this story here.

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