This Entire Fraternity Stopped Shaving To Honor Their Brother Who Is Battling Cancer

“Tough times don’t last, tough people do.”

1. This is Brian Levitas. On October 29, Brian, a junior at Indiana University, was diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

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2. When Brian’s fraternity brothers learned he had cancer, they dropped everything they were doing, skipped class, and rallied around their brother.

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3. With Movember just days away, the guys decided to put down their razors and join the no-shave November movement in honor of their friend. They decided they would set a goal to raise $500.

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4. Just days later, they had raised over $57,000 for the Lymphoma Research Foundation.

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5. Brian’s dad and younger brother also stopped shaving in honor of Brian.

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6. Brian’s slogan is, “tough times don’t last, tough people do.” Brian says that having an army of friends and family to support him has “put a smile on my face every single day that I wake up, and made this ten times easier.”

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7. Watch the full video here.

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