Tag: Male Uprising Guernsey

Running and catching for MUG

Running and catching for MUG

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Goldridge Estate Agents has announced its latest fundraising effort in aid of local charity Male Uprising Guernsey (MUG). Island cricketer, David Hooper, is being sponsored £1 for each run he scores and £10 for each wicket he takes in the KRyS Global Premier Evening League 1. ‘Hoops’, as he is known, plays for Goldridge Griffins. […]

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Get Bowel Healthy at the OSA Pop Up Shop in April

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Be Bowel Healthy in the OSA Pop Up Shop, Smith Street 10am – 5.30pm daily (Monday 14 – thursday 17 April) Bowel Cancer Guernsey and MUG together spreading the message that adopting a healthy lifestyle is the best way to avoid bowel cancer.  Visit them in the Pop Up Shop to find out more. Monday […]

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“Mo Bros” at KPMG help to contribute to a hefty £150k global fundraising

“Mo Bros” at KPMG help to contribute to a hefty £150k global fundraising

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sixteen men from KPMG’s Guernsey office spent the last month working on their Mos alongside colleagues from around the globe and have between them raised almost £150,000. Dan Le Huray, audit assistant and Movember organiser, set up a month of fundraising and awareness events including a presentation from the local charity Male Uprising Guernsey (MUG). […]

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KPMG staff get in the pink for charity

KPMG staff get in the pink for charity

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Staff at KPMG raised more than £1,100 with a series of fundraising and awareness events for breast cancer charities, which took place throughout October to coincide with Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, the firm runs regular fundraising events for charitable causes selected by staff. Breast Cancer Awareness […]

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Protecting Guernsey’s Assets

Protecting Guernsey’s Assets

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Male Uprising Guernsey, working with the Sexual Health and Relationship Educators team (SHARE), has created a new educational DVD to raise awareness of testicular cancer amongst secondary school boys. The film, Check Your Balls, has been made with local sports stars including Luke Jones, Ryan-Zico Black, Jason Winch, Ross Kneller and Ben Ferbrache and aims […]

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Rock Fit WW2 Fitness Challenge

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Could you pass a World War Two Military Fitness Test? That’s the question Get Fit Guernsey is asking islanders in this spring’s fitness challenge. Teams of three will be provided with thrice weekly training sessions to get them in shape for the competition. Only one team will be able to say they’re the fittest guys […]

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Teatime fund-raiser for Male Uprising Guernsey

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

A luxury afternoon tea party to help raise funds for Male Uprising Guernsey will take place next month. The event will take place at the recently refurbished Duke of Richmond Hotel on Sunday 19th May and promises to the perfect mix of delicious food and fun. Guests will enjoy delicate finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones […]

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Male Uprising Guernsey funds education equipment for schools

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Male cancer charity, Male Uprising Guernsey (MUG) has funded the purchase of nine sets of Testicular Self-Examination Models for use in the Bailiwick’s schools. The Sexual Health And Relationships Education department teaches Year 11 boys about testicular cancer and how to check for lumps and other abnormalities. The boys are shown an educational film and […]

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Appleby advises on Guernsey’s First Foundation as new Law comes into force

Appleby advises on Guernsey’s First Foundation as new Law comes into force

| January 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Appleby, the world’s largest provider of offshore legal services has advised on the establishment of Guernsey’s first foundation; Male Uprising Guernsey (“MUG”). MUG, a local charity set up to raise awareness of male cancer in the Bailiwick of Guernsey and raise funds to offer support to Bailiwick men suffering from cancer, is the first foundation […]

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The Male Uprising in Guernsey Charitable Foundation: Guernsey’s first foundation

| January 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Local charity, Male Uprising Guernsey (MUG) has registered the first Guernsey Foundation. MUG is a local charity set up last year to raise awareness of male cancer in the Bailiwick and raise funds to offer support to Bailiwick men suffering from cancer. Guernsey has recently introduced foundations legislation in order to offer an alternative wealth […]

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