FREE "MVP" HAIRCUTS AT SPORTS CLIPS IN SANTEE; STORE CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING JAN 24-25: DONATE $5 TO SANTEE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB AND GET A HAIRCUT FREE

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January 19, 2009 (Santee) — Sport Clips, providers of "championship haircuts"
for men and boys in a sports-themed environment, announced today a Cut-A-Thon
at their new Santee-area store to benefit the local Boys & Girls Club.

Customers that donate $5 to the organization on either Saturday, January 24
from 9 to 6 p.m. or Sunday, January 25 from 10 to 5 p.m. will receive a free
"MVP" haircut.

"We're ecstatic that Sport Clips selected our organization to help raise much-needed
funds," said Lesa Mitchell, Director of Development for the Boys & Girls
Clubs of East County. "It's admirable that a new company in the community is
already making a noticeable impact to help support our programs."

Sport Clips offers a variety of "line up" options, but their MVP haircut is
the top of the line service which includes a precision haircut, relaxing shampoo
with an invigorating scalp massage, steamed towel and leave-in conditioner
as well as a neck and shoulder massage. Customers can also watch sports while
getting their hair cut. 

"The Boys & Girls Club is an extraordinary organization  that provides
recreational, cultural and physical education programs for children,"explained
Terry Klinker, owner of Santee Sport Clips.  "The money raised will help
with a lot of the expenses they endure that membership costs don't cover. Not
only are we able to help provide them with resources that will allow them to
continue to be a high caliber organization, but this is a great opportunity
for Sport Clips to give back and to celebrate the grand opening of our new
location."

Sport Clips is the official haircutter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars as
well as several NBA and NHL teams. The Santee Sport Clips is located at 9349
Mission Gorge Road (The Marketplace at Santee by the new Henry's) Santee, Calif.
92071.

Founded in 1995 by franchise veteran Gordon Logan and headquartered in Georgetown,
Texas, Sport Clips, Inc., is a sports-themed haircare franchise for men and
boys with more than 600 stores in more than 35 states. For additional information
contact Ron Chamberlain at ron.chamberlain@sportclips.com,
go to www.SportClips.com or call 760.846.2352.

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A couple of years ago there was a similar initiative in my town. i was very surprised to see that people really wanted to help out! I was even more surprised when some of my friends from the fantasy hockey website decided to send money for the cause. It's great to see that people haven't lost their sensibility to the social problems and, no matter the financial possibilities, try to help as best as they can!

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The MVP haircut is also a

The MVP haircut is also a good concept. Creative, fun and helpful as well. I wonder how much they charged for for a precision haircut, relaxing shampoo,scalp massage, steamed towel and leave-in conditioner and neck and shoulder massage. Watching sports may not be something new but I like the package. I wonder how much that kind of package would actually cost. Melbourne homes