The trio of engineers from Meinhardt, Ali, Ashley and Nathaniel, surprised even themselves by raising a grand total of £430 for the Movember Foundation. “Our target was £100. We thought we might just bump over, but everyone just rallied behind us”, Ali Baky (Team Captain) explained.
The Movember Foundation charity was founded in 2003 by two mates, Travis Garone and Luke Slattery, in Melbourne, Australia. Since then, the November take-over has grown in popularity. Today around 5 million ‘Mo Bros’ and ‘Mo Sistas’ around the world are involved in fundraising for the foundation, running numerous Movember events – to raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity.
If you would like to donate to the Movember Foundation, simply click on the link below to go the Meinhardt Mo Bro page.