Tag: MUG

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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“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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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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Male Uprising Guernsey and Prostate Cancer Guernsey provide vital new equipment for Guernsey’s Medical Specialist Group

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

After only nine months since its inception, Male Uprising Guernsey is already making a difference to male cancer suffers on Guernsey. MUG and Prostate Cancer Guernsey have recently provided the funds for two pieces of high-tech scanning equipment for the Urology department at the Medical Specialist Group. The special scanner and biofeedback machine will enable […]

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MUG Clears Up

MUG Clears Up

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The trustees and friends of Male Uprising Guernsey were out on The Nature Trail on Saturday making good the path after last weekend’s Dominion Fund Management MUG Bike Ride. Sections of the path were rutted and muddy after cyclists were allowed up the trail as part of the off-road cycle route but MUG were quick […]

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