News Release

Tuesday, October 12, 2004

Contact: Joy Sawyer, CHKD, (757) 668-7043

GREAT CLIPS, REGAL CINEMA TO HOST CUT-A-THON FOR CHKD, OCT. 16

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Strawbridge locations of Great Clips and Regal Cinema will team up to benefit Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters with a Cut-A-Thon from 1 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, in the theater’s lobby. For every $5 donation made to CHKD, a Great Clips stylist will do a free haircut. Great Clips will also donate $5 to CHKD for each person who makes a donation to Locks of Love and will offer that donor a free haircut. Regal Cinema will provide two free tickets to “Shark Tale” to patrons who make a $100 donation to CHKD. Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters is the only facility of its kind in Virginia, serving the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit hospital was founded in 1961 and provides care to nearly 150,000 children each year as inpatients and outpatients, addressing routine and complex illnesses, injuries and chronic conditions. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region.