A popular TV personality who grew up in Reading made a special donation on Saturday that has a special meaning to her life.

Wanda Colon of HGTV and TLC is bravely batting breast cancer.

She had her haircut at Thanx Hair Artistry in Exeter Township so her locks can be donated to an organization that makes wigs for cancer patients.

Colon was diagnose about a month-and-a-half ago.

She said she was "devastated" when she heard the news.

Colon vows to beat the disease.    She graduated from Reading High School... and Kutztown University.

Her family still lives in the Reading area.