Things Get Hairy at Service 1st During No Shave November

Danville, PA – November got a little hairy at Service 1st Federal Credit Union! In order to raise awareness of Prostate and Testicular Cancer, Service 1st introduced No Shave November, a fun program to get their employees involved in raising awareness and money for the Prostate Cancer Foundation.

Service 1st agreed to donate $100 to the Prostate Cancer Foundation for each employee that participated in No Shave November. In total, every male employee at Service 1st participated in the fundraiser, letting their facial hair grow throughout the month.

In addition, Service 1st organized a dress down day on November 16 which employees could donate a minimum of $3 to participate. The dress down day generated over $246 in donations from employees and members.

In total, $2,046 will be donated to the Prostate Cancer Foundation as proceeds from No Shave November.

Service 1st employees also have the opportunity to vote on their coworkers’ facial hair style. A winner will be selected for the following categories:

  • Manliest Beard
  • Most Distinguished Beard
  • Funniest Beard

Service 1st is headquartered in Danville with branch offices located in Lewisburg, Shamokin Dam, Wilkes-Barre, and Loyalsock. For additional information about Service 1st, please visit

The men of Service 1st Federal Credit Union in Danville have been participating in No Shave November to raise awareness and money to fight prostate and testicular cancer. Seated in front and showing off his facial hair is Wayne Hawley. Standing in the front row are, from left, Jeff Balestrini, Gary Surak, Brett Johnson, Jay Reed and Nick Jones. In the back row are, from left, Ed Moyer, Tom Rambo, Bill Lavage, Christopher Court, Dave Shope, Ryan Troup, Joe Bleznuck, Scott Temple, Mike Thomas and Matt Gardill. Not present for the photo are Matt Brown and Chad Dietterick. As a result of No Shave November and a dress-down day, Service 1st will donate $2,046 to the Prostate Cancer Foundation.

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