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    November 11, 2016


    November 1st marks the beginning of men’s health awareness through a movement to support, and help stop, men from dying so young. Movember is the only charity tackling men’s health on a global scale. They are addressing some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention. Through experience, the foundation knows what works for men and how to fund the most innovative research to have both a global & local impact. They are independent of government funding, which allows them to invest quicker in what works. In 13 years they have funded more 1,200+ men’s health projects around the world. For more backstory on Movember, read more here: https://us.movember.com/news/11213/

    Want to be a part of it this month? Here’s how:

    1. Grow Your Mo (moustache) & raise funds – The moustache is their ribbon. This is the most popular way to raise awareness this month. Grow your MO, groom it, maintain it, care for it & show it off for 30 days. See more: https://us.movember.com/register
    2. Take the Move Challenge – This challenge supports your physical activity during Movember. What is the Move challenge? It’s whatever you make it! Run a race. Learn to rock climb. Work out in costume. Try something new, beat your best and raise funds for men’s health. See more: https://us.movember.com/get-involved/move
    3. Host an Event – Mo Bros and Mo Sistas know how to get creative and have a good time. Whether it’s band night, a dinner party or a golf tourney – this Movember, get together to raise funds, make noise & stop men from dying too young. See more: https://us.movember.com/get-involved/host

    Unite your friends, colleagues or community to join the fight for men’s health. Join LaBarberia Institute of Hair, The Cleveland Barber College, this November to join forces against men’s biggest health concerns. Post pictures of your weekly progress on our FB page @LaBarberia.Barbercollege & join in on our fun. Please note, if you actively participate in this challenge, come visit us December 1-5th for a FREE shave & clean up! We cannot wait to see your photos!