I Joined The Movember Movement

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 8 People

    And It Feels Great

    I begin with my personal "ad" that I have plastered across many websites: Danjalier will be unveiling his mustache any day now. The mustache I have now been growing for over a week in support of the "MOVEMBER" movement. 75 dollars in donations have been...
    denizen denizen
    22-25, M
    Nov 8, 2009

    Please Donate!

    Hi, my name's Geoff and I work in healthcare, specifically as a Physiotherapy Assistant with cancer patients, both oncology and haematology, and I have for the last couple of years 'walked it like I talk it', thus do things for various charities.... Today is the start of...
    Jazz1Geoff101 Jazz1Geoff101
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

    Hmmm, Maybe I Shouldn't Have Joined the Movember Movement

    My father is a 30 year prostate cancer survivor, originally diagnosed in his early 40's. As a high risk candidate, I have been getting my PSA test pretty regularly since I was 40. So joining the Movember movement was a no-brainer for me. I can only grow a **** mustache ... not a...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Nov 13, 2011

    The Article

    Below is the first of many articles I'm putting out in the newspaper, facebook, local blogs, etc in my area trying to raise paritcipation and funds for movember.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Movember; Why we grow the Mo. By John W. Goodman-Johnson...
    seanjohn37683 seanjohn37683
    22-25, M
    Oct 16, 2012

    Thing Is...

    I have a mustache anyway, so what to do? I shaved it off!!!!! I can have a clean shaven top lip for November. It is cold out. It isn't that warm inside the hotel I'm in. My top lip is freezing!!!!!! But it is a small price to pay to help out. :-D EDIT: I decided to keep my...
    Ravengambitx Ravengambitx
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 1, 2012

    Dumb Luck

    After reading many of the motivations and stories on movember.com, I've come to realize just how lucky I have been. My maternal Grandmother, several of my great aunts, my Mother, and my paternal Grandfather have all had cancer, my Father, maternal Grandfather, and my brother and...
    seanjohn37683 seanjohn37683
    22-25, M
    Oct 10, 2012
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