The Male Bag Foundation
Legendary AFL football identity David Parkin OAM in accordance with the Male Bag Foundation made his way through Mulwala last Friday, October 26 visiting Lake Mulwala Hotel Motel and Mulwala Water Ski Club as part of their Big Ride for regional NSW.
The Male Bag Foundation is a purpose-built charity to boost awareness and raise funds for much needed specialist equipment and services in men’s health and reduce the impact of prostate cancer in regional Australia.
Through postie bike rides the foundation has raised close to $1 million for specialist prostate cancer diagnostic equipment and services for regional hospitals.
It’s iconic postie bike rides raise awareness in men’s health and raise funds to accelerate the delivery of specialist biopsy equipment to regional hospitals.
The Foundation’s 2018 Big Ride which will run from October 20-28 will cover 2,000 km through Victoria, NSW and the ACT.
Foundation Patron, David Parkin said; “I know first-hand the real challenges prostate sufferers and their families face and, from our perspective, the incidence of prostate cancer in parts of regional NSW is unacceptable.
“We have delivered leading-edge equip- ment and services to regional Victoria, and we are looking to help communities in regional NSW,” Parkin said.