Shamrock Shave

  • 05:30 PM
  • School Gym

Be a Part of this Year’s “Mane” Event!


OVER $350,000 RAISED SINCE 2008!



Be a Part of this Year’s “Mane” Event!

Saturday, March 17, 2018 @ 5:30 PM in the St. Margaret Mary School Gym

We are looking for men and women of all ages, who have “hair to spare,” to participate in this year’s Shamrock Shave. Last year’s Shave raised over $34,000 (over $350,000 the last 9 years!) and this year’s event promises to be even bigger and better! If you are interested in having your head shaved to raise money for community families in need and those suffering from cancer, please click here to signup onlineEMAIL US or contact Jonna Burck at 847-809-6950.

Click Here to See and Pledge Our 2018 Shavees!

Father Peter and Father Witold are in! Two of our Friars are getting Shaved this year and making the sacrifice. How about you?
Click here to become a Shamrock Shavee.

 Click Here for Our Shamrock Shave Pledge Form (PDF)

 Click Here for Shamrock Shave Charities that Benefit from Pledges (PDF)

 Click Here for Donor Receipts to Use with Your Pledges (PDF)

Take the Charity Challenge

Parishioners & Community:
Plan Now for the 10th Annual Shamrock Shave on St. Patrick’s Day!


Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the 10th Annual Saint Margaret Mary Shamrock Shave to be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 starting at 5:30 PM in the St. Margaret Mary Education Center Gymnasium. All are invited to watch fellow parishioners get “shorn” in solidarity with the needy and suffering.

Don’t miss this great fun-filled family event and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in style with the traditional Parish Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner, food, drink, raffles, a Jig Contest, and prizes for the Best Irish Costumes. Don’t miss the great entertainment from local bands and Irish dancers. Of course, we also have the “MANE EVENT,” which starts at 6:45 PM. Support the members of your Parish Family having their heads shaved to raise money for those in need. Admission to the event is $2 for adults and $1 for children. Be there to root on our Parish “Shavees” and continue to celebrate a great Saint Margaret Mary tradition!


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Why Should You Sponsor a Shavee?

Because we need your help and 100% of event proceeds are being donated to two great charitable organizations!

In the last nine years, the St. Margaret Mary Shamrock Shave, through the generous support of our shavee pledges, raised over $350,000 for needy families in our community and those suffering from cancer. This year, the recipients of all event proceeds will be (2) extremely worthwhile charities that will fulfill our mission of helping the needy in our community and those suffering from cancer. They are the St. Vincent DePaul Society and Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation.

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 Click Here for More information on Shamrock Shave Charities (PDF)

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Would you like to be an Event Sponsor?

Get your Company or Organization into the “Mane Event”!

 Click Here for Our Shamrock Shave Sponsorship Packet (PDF)

In our sponsorship kit are sponsor options available for the “Shave,” which has become a major Parish Event and attended by families and parishioners throughout the community. Please consider sponsoring this event that greatly benefits these worthy charities… You’ll find the price is low and the exposure is high! Thank you.

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How Can I Find Out More?

Please EMAIL US or call Jonna Burck at 847-809-6950.

God Bless You.