30/11/2011 | by Tom Copsey
Electric are backing the Movember movement – where men grow amusing lip slugs to raise money for men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer – by sporting tashes and producing limited edition gear. Check it.
Electric started their Movember journey @ the Bondi Bar in San Diego, CA. in 2007, the year Movember branched out to the US. This started as a grass roots event spear headed by Bruce Beach and Josh Hartley in their support of the Aussies and Movember’s mission statement: To change the face of men’s health.
Since that small event in San Diego, Movember has spread widely across the nation and the rest of the world raising over 170 million last year. This year Electric has become a promotional campaign partner and is raising awareness and $ for Movember in 2011 through its creation of specific Movember products, (goggles, sunglasses and accessories) as well as spearheading a company, industry and retail participation in gala parties, all around the world. Read more info on Movember.
The ‘Mo’, slang for moustache, and November come together each year for Movember. Each Movember we challenge men to change their appearance and the face of men’s health by growing a moustache. The moustache is our ribbon, the means by which we raise awareness and funds for cancers that affect men. Much like the commitment to run or walk for charity, our
Help ELECTRIC raise awareness for men’s health by joining “Team Electric Europe” and grow a MO!
EXCLUSIVE ELECTRIC MOVEMBER GEAR!
Join the Electric Facebook page for chances to win. They will be having a weekly contest to see who will have the best moustache.
It’s simple, go to their Facebook page, like it then stay tuned for contest details! As if helping a good cause was not enough…now you are rewarded for it! Help ELECTRIC spread the word and change the face of men’s health. To Donate, go here.
Assorted prize product: EGB2, Foam trucker hat, T-shirt, Gloss Black Hardknox, Beanie and sticker. All Movember themed of course. Get growing my friends…
GO TO: http://us.movember.com/mospace/1461786/ From there you can join their team, upload your photos and share the progress of your MO’ with your friends and the dudes at Electric while raising awareness and funds. Donate and encourage others to donate.