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Movember: Grow a Moustache and Give Back

Posted: 11/18/09 02:40 PM ET

It's Mid-November, which means it's still not too late to support Movember.

Inspired by what women have done with breast cancer, the charity-dedicated month has guys growing moustaches to support, as well as raise money and awareness for, prostate and testicular cancer. What began as a joke between a few friends in Australia raising $55,000 in 2004, now involves 255,000 registered guys across 11 countries who will raise more than $40 Million USD. This makes Movember the biggest prostate cancer fundraising event in the world.

I spoke to founder Adam Garone about how he created a global moustache movement:

To get involved and to find Movember events in your city, go to: http://movember.com,

 

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