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Giving Back

This page contains volunteer events that we have as well as fundraisers we do throughout the year. We love supporting casuses such as relay for life, food banks and humaine society. 


Giving Back

Relay for life events

Come join us in our Holiday Wreathe Raffle. We are raffling off these beautiful custom wreathes. This year all proceeds will be donated to the RCU North bay fire relief fund. Drawing will be held on December 11th.

Tickets are $2 for 1, $5 for 3, $10 for 7, $15 for 10 or just $20 for 15! All wreathes have their own individual entry box so you get to select what beauty you prefer to take home.


Donate a new or very gently used small bear, other soft friend or small security blanket. Donations will go to children affected by our recent firestorm tragedy.

Drop off at Special Effects, 1418 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa, CA



Holiday Fundraiser

Don't miss our annual holiday fundraiser this year. Drawing will be held December 14th. All proceeds benefiting the Redwood Empire Food Bank and Sonoma County Humane Society.

Ticket Pricing

  • 1 Ticket $2
  • 3 Tickets $5
  • 7 Tickets $10
  • 10 Tickets $15
  • 15 Tickets $20


Hair Donations

Donate your hair to Locks of Love

Locks Of Love is a non-profit organization that provides hairpieces and wigs to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada who suffering from a long-term medical hair loss. The hair that is Donated must be at least 10 inches in length and unbleached.

Pantene hair donations to Beautiful Lengths. Your hair goes to women who have lost their hair during their battle with cancer. By working with the American Cancer Society, the wigs are distributed free to those women who have lost their hair during chemotherapy. The hair that is donated must be at least 8 inches in length and only be treated with semi-permanent dyes.

If you decide to donate please come in with freshly washed dried hair. Do not put any styling products in your hair.

Standard charges do apply.