To anybody that is interested in donating their hair or learning about the process; doing research on organizations is very important!
Picking your organization will determine if your hair is going to be accepted or rejected because it may not meet the qualifications required. Every organization is also created differently. There are two kinds of organizations: for-profit and non-profit. Non-profit organizations use extra money or donations to invest it back into the organization while a for-profit organizations can make money from your donations by selling it. This is why researching different organizations will ensure that your hair (or money) is going to a good place!
Here are a few organizations that accept hair donations:
- Wigs for Kids
- Pantene Beautiful Lengths
- Wigs 4 Kids
- Locks of Love
- Children with Hair Loss
- Angels Hair for Kids
Each have different guidelines that specify what hair can be accepted. If you are interested in donating, you should carefully go over the specifications to ensure your hair can be turned into a wig.