(WHAS11)-- The WHAS Crusade for Children got an early Christmas present thanks to the traditions of Mo..November.
Men and women celebrate "No Shave November" during the month, where the grow their hair out.
One man, Blaine Galle, raised money while he grew out his beard, raising $600 that he donated to the WHAS Crusade for Children.
"A clean shaven Blaine Galle would like to present, on behalf of the Galle family and friends, a $600 donation to the Crusade for Children for No Shave November," Galle said with a big check.
Galle raised the money through his Facebook friends and family, and said he plans on doing it again next year.