Pythian MoBros United!!
Nov 29, 2012 / By André Araújo
Movember is coming to an end, and what a ball we had at Pythian this month! The laughs, pictures, and performances will stay in our memories for a long time, and on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter…
For the second year in a row, Pythian has embraced the cause of Movember. Movember aims to raise funds and awareness to men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and male mental health. It does so by enlisting the help of men around the globe. These men let their mustache grow for one month in exchange for donations from friends, colleagues, or even strangers.
This year, our Movember team had 25 people in three continents and more than a dozen different nationalities! Movember is becoming global, and so is Pythian!
And we didn’t run short on laughs! Every day people would come to work already expecting the next funny thing someone would do to enlist supporters and get more donations. And, believe me, we saw the most diverse arsenal of fundraising tricks: promises to dye mustaches a certain color, promises to let you choose the color of a mustache, custom-made t-shirts, custom-made pictures of a mustache for every donation received, attempts to grow different and weird mustache shapes, and even blogs about mustaches!!!
We had fun indeed, but most importantly, we raised awareness for prostate cancer and male mental health and collected more than $5.5K (so far) to support the cause!
Thanks to all Friends of Pythian and Friends of Friends of Pythian who have supported us and contributed to Movember! We really appreciate your help in achieving our goal.
But, wait!!! It’s not finished yet, and you can still get involved. See below the links for all the Pythian MoBros this year. You can still help us make more of a difference this year and, in doing that, join us for a few laughs. :)
Alan Gardner – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/3913561
Alex Gorbachev – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2147230
Anderson de Oliveira – Brazil – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/4287213
Andre Araujo – Australia – http://au.movember.com/mospace/2059138
Andre Plante – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2610874
Andrew Waitman – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/3917601
Bruce Nolan – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2044848
David Ashlock – USA – http://us.movember.com/mospace/3913957
David Perry – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/1157666
Fabio Zea – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/5855521
Greg Leger – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2806420
Hank Shin – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/3914121
Jeremy Schneider – USA – http://us.movember.com/mospace/4757829
John Eisbrener – USA – http://us.movember.com/mospace/4814081
Karunakar Dutt – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/4851729
Kyle Adam – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/3468273
Moez Hirani – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/4899317
Mohammed Mawla – USA – http://us.movember.com/mospace/2046668
Raj Thukral – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2045778
Shawn Billings – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/4267441
Sudeep Raj – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2427610
Vasu Balla – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/5437977
Yanick Champoux – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/2163536
Yannick Gratton – Canada – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/3627261
Yury Velikanov – Australia – http://ca.movember.com/mospace/4299177
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