ADVISORY, Nov. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Movember Foundation, the global charity that advocates for men and raises funds and awareness for men’s health, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. Through inspiring more than 5 million men to grow, and women to support, new moustaches in Movember and through participating in MOVE, the Movember Foundation has raised approximately $650 million to date for men’s health issues in four key areas: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity.
In honor of the occasion, CJ Walsh, long-time Movember participant will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Movember Foundation Media Contact:
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About the Movember Foundation:
The Movember Foundation is a global charity raising funds and awareness for men’s health. These funds deliver breakthrough research and support services to allow men to live longer, healthier, happier lives. Since 2003, millions have joined the men’s health movement, raising more than $650 million and funding over 1,000 programs through impact investments, focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity.
The Foundation runs awareness and fundraising activities year-round, with the annual Movember campaign in November being globally recognized for its fun and innovative approach to raising money and getting men to take action for their health. During Movember, we challenge men to grow a moustache or to make a commitment to get active and MOVE, both of which are about real action for health and are done to spark conversation and raise vital funds and awareness.
The Foundation’s vision is to have an everlasting impact on men’s health.
Movember is fully accredited by the Better Business Bureau, and for the past three years, has been named a Top 100 best NGO by The Global Journal. For more information please visit Movember.com. Movember is a registered 501(c)(3) charity.
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