Locks Of Love Smore

Deisy Aguilar

Locks Of Love Mission

Locks of Love is a public non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children under age 21 suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis. Locks of Love is a non-profit charity based in the United States. The organization accepts donations of human hair and money with the stated intention of making wigs for Canadian and American children in need due to medical conditions that have caused them to permanently lose their hair.



Needed for children using donated hair to create the highest quality hair prosthetic. Most of the children helped by Locks of Love have lost their hair due to a medical condition called Propecia area, which has no known cause or cure. The prostheses we provide help to restore their self-esteem and their confidence, enabling them to face the world and their peers.

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Locks Of Love

Locks of Love was originally connected to a for-profit retailer. The charity attained a Status in December 1997 under the leadership of now-president Madonna W.


Locks of Love is the organization accepts donations of human hair and money with the stated intention of making wigs for children in need due to medical conditions that have caused them to permanently lose their hair. Locks of Love representatives are frequent guests on The Oprah Winfrey Show and other daytime television shows, where they provide haircuts to guests and audience members. The organization was formed to help children with several conditions that cause hair loss, including burn trauma, and cancer treatment. Most of their wigs go to children with alopecia, although cancer patients come in second. The wigs are either free or sold on a sliding scale based on the family's financial abilities. Some children choose to sponsor Locks of Love inside of school and donate their hair when it is long enough.