Simplehuman’s hair-raising event helps charity

Simplehuman’s UK team became considerably hairier in November and in doing so raised almost £1,400 for the Movember charity.

Simplehuman's hair-raising event helps charity

The month-long event involves the growing of moustaches to raise awareness of prostate cancer and other male cancer charities, and Simplehuman assembled a crack team of Mo Bros – Kevin Clark, Colin Bush, Gareth Till and Andrew Gregory, all from the sales division – to do their part.

For four weeks the boys’ razors remained untouched and slowly the tashes grew…along with the funds, which totalled £1,374.

Said team captain Clark: “As usual, some of us hit our targets and others didn’t. Of course I won the competition, but I’m not sure I’ll repeat the experience in a hurry. I remember moustaches being a good look back in the 80s but perhaps they should stay there!”

Meanwhile, Children in Need has also benefited from Simplehuman’s fund-raising efforts, with a silent auction bringing in over £160.

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