On March 12 Briget Polichene, a state lobbyist for Citigroup Inc., will be bald.

Polichene is shaving her head that night to raise money for the St. Baldrick's Foundation, which funds childhood cancer research. Since its start in 2000 — when three reinsurance executives turned a St. Patrick's Day party into a fund-raiser to benefit kids with cancer — St. Baldrick's has raised $68 million.

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