Weekend Witness - - Ne Ws - SISO NAILE

A L OCAL b and o f bu­sine ss­men ha ve tak en up the Mo vem­ber chall enge with a crims on t wist.

The cr ew ha ve e sta­b­lished the This tle Bris - tle F oun­da­tion, which r aises mone y and c on­tributes t o the Mo vem­ber a ware­ness driv e against t es­tic­u­lar c an­cer.

The bu­sine ss­men pl edged a shar e o f the prof­its fr om their r es­pec­tive or gan­i­sa­tions t owards the int er­na­tional mo ve­ment.

Farm­yard Or gan­ics o wner John Kidg er said his r ed mous tache has g arnered s ome a wk­ward s tares. “Mo vem­ber is mor e than jus t an ex­cuse t o gr ow a g ood mous tache. I am proud t o put my c om­pany be­hind a f oun­da­tion that is help­ing t o br eak do wn the s tigma that surr ounds men ’s he alth,” he said.

He added that l ast y ear This tle Bris tle raised R15 000 f or the Mo vem­ber F oun­da­tion of South A frica, and r anked 6 3rd in the c oun­try f or their c am­paign.

This y ear the y’re aim­ing t o be pl aced in the top 10 c on­trib­u­tors t o the fund.

He als o pl edged t o do­nat e 10 c ents f or e very b ag o f c om­post his c om­pany s old.

This­tle Ho tel o wner Duck y Duck worth als o joined the e ffort, pl edg­ing 10 c ents f or e very beer s old.

Com­pa­nies c an do­nat e on­line , or b y c on­tact­ing John Kidg er at 083 257 9594 up un­til Wed­nes­day, Dec em­ber 10. • sis o.naile@wit­


Mo-Bro’s fr om the ‘This­tle Bris tles’ team ha ving a c old beer at Pi­eter­mar­itzburg’s This­tle Ho tel ar e, from l eft: Ian McDon­ald, Hen­nie Scheep­ers, Cr aig Lyle, Tim Cor­nish (mul­ti­ple Dusi Ca­noe Mar athon win­ner) and their cap­tain John Kidg er from...

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