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Big beards, big hearts: Madison Beard Wearer's Union raises money for Porchlight

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MADISON (WKOW) -- The Madison Beard Wearer's Union is hosting a competition this weekend to raise money for charity.

The Midwest Mustache and Beard Wearer's Championship will be Saturday, July 12 at Capital Brewery in Middleton starting at 1:00 p.m. All proceeds go to Porchlight, Inc. People can still sign up for the competition by heading to the union's Facebook page.

Wake Up Wisconsin anchor Dani Maxwell will be one of the judge's at this year's competition, which is sponsored by Remington. Several union members showed off their beards on Wake Up Wisconsin Monday morning to promote the championship. Two of them, Ryan Lammey and Chris Kriskovic, are featured in a new ad by Remington entitled #BeardBoss.

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