2013-11-28 / Around Town

‘Movember’ Shave-Off


Ted Slee, Kyle Reichman, and Bill Reichman, Kyle's father, who inspired the team’s cancer awareness efforts. Ted Slee, Kyle Reichman, and Bill Reichman, Kyle's father, who inspired the team’s cancer awareness efforts. Team Newport Muzzy will be wrapping up its month of fundraising for “Movember” with a shave-off event, Golf Pros and Tennis Mo’s celebration, on Nov. 30 at Fifth Element. A $20 donation at the door includes drink specials from 7 – 10 p.m. and entrance into the VIM (Very Important Muzzy) section. All proceeds benefit Livestrong and the Prostate Cancer Foundation. With 15 team members, Newport Muzzy has committed to growing moustaches for the entire month of to raise awareness about cancers that affect men. Kyle Reichman is leading the team for the third year of “Movember” in Newport in honor his father, who was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2007. In the past three years, Newport Muzzy has raised just over $20,000. For more information, call Kyle Reichman, team leader at 401-619-0374.

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