Roosters Men's Grooming Center is holding a fundraiser Oct. 28 to help a local lacrosse team raise money to compete in a national tournament at the …
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Roosters Men's Grooming Center is holding a fundraiser Oct. 28
to help a local lacrosse team raise money to compete in a national
tournament at the end of the year.
The team, Altitude Stickness, is believed to be the only team from
Colorado competing in the Dick's Sporting Goods Tournament of
Champions on Dec. 30 through Jan. 1, 2012, in Wesley Chapel,
The team earned its spot after becoming the 2011 Colorado Cup
Silver Medalist in June, said Erin Griffin, a Parker resident whose
14-year-old son, Jack, is among the team members, most of whom have
played together since the second grade when they were the Parker
They also are the 2010 and 2011 Colorado Youth Lacrosse Association
Division Champions, the 2010 and 2011 Warrior Brine Jamboree
Champions, the 2011 Steamboat Classic Champions, and the 2011
Denver Shoot Out Champions.
Brandi Shapiro, who owns Roosters Men's Grooming Center with her
husband, Jesse, said they want to help the team because the players
are doing a lot of the fundraising themselves.
"They really deserve to go," Shapiro said, adding that Roosters is
"absolutely focused on giving back to the community."
A portion of the proceeds from all sales on Oct. 28 will go to
team, Shapiro said, adding that "we hope to raise at least
The team needs to raise $20,000 to send five coaches and 22
students from seven high schools in Parker, Highlands Ranch,
Littleton and Aurora to the tournament. So far, $12,970 has been
raised, said Kristen Bullock, a Parker resident whose 14-year-old
son, Austin, is a team member and whose husband, Andy, is the head
"We are thrilled to have the support of a local business helping a
local team," Bullock said. "Both Jesse and Brandi have been
incredible to work with, offering not only their financial support
but also an amazing amount of excitement and energy to all of our
Roosters, which opened in July, is located at the Parker Gateway
Marketplace, 9700 S. Parker Road #300, between Starbucks and
CarToys. It will be open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Oct. 28.
The Parker barbershop is one of more than 30 franchises nationwide.
The first Roosters was opened in Lapeer, Mich., in 1999 by Joe
Grondin, a master barber and founder who strives to give customers
the best in men's personal grooming services to ensure the
experience brings you back. For more information, visit
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