×

NORTHWEST CHARITY NEWS

Thursday December 1 2016

Inquesta trio raise £4,000 for Movember


Team Vallance in top 50 UK fundraisers



Inquesta trio raise £4,000 for Movember

Three colleagues at forensic accounting and insolvency firm Inquesta raised £4,000 for the Movember men’s health campaign by growing moustaches during the month of November.

One of the trio, administrator David Vallance, has overcome prostate cancer after being diagnosed in 2010 following a routine men’s health check.

His colleagues who undertook the Movember Challenge with him as Team Vallance were director Steven Wiseglass and manager David Howard.

Donations from friends, relatives, business contacts and Inquesta enabled the trio to be ranked in the top 50 Movember fundraisers across the whole of the UK.

David, 62, said: “We’ve received tremendous support and if the money we have raised can help to save even one life, it will be worth every penny.

“I was diagnosed with prostate cancer six years ago, and underwent major surgery shortly afterwards.

“I had a further operation in 2012, and then in November last year had a scare which meant having a course of radiotherapy, but I am doing okay again.”

He added: “It’s vital that prostate and testicular cancer are diagnosed early, and therefore the research funded by the Movember Foundation is of the utmost importance.”

The Movember campaign raises funds and awareness for men’s health issues such as prostate and testicular cancer and mental health.

Since its creation in 2003, the Movember Foundation has raised over £400m worldwide.

Prostate cancer is one of the most common male cancers and, in the UK, one man dies from the disease every hour.

David said: “I would really recommend any man aged over 60 has a health check.”

He is pictured, right, with David Howard, left, and Steven Wiseglass, centre.

Inquesta has a policy of supporting a different charity each month. During December it is backing the Mission Christmas campaign by Key 103 and Cash for Kids, in which new, unwrapped toys are collected to give as presents to disadvantaged youngsters.

Inquesta’s offices at St John’s Terrace, New Road, Radcliffe, are a drop-off point for people wishing to donate.



"If the money can help save even one life, it will be worth every penny"
David Vallance








DISCLAIMER: The statements, opinions, views and advice expressed in this article are those of the author/organisation and not of ENTIRELY. This article should represent information correct at the time of publication however whilst every care has been taken to present up-to-date and accurate information, we cannot guarantee that inaccuracies will not occur. ENTIRELY will not be held responsible for any claim, loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any information within this article or any information accessed through this site. The content of any organisations websites which you link to from ENTIRELY are entirely out of the control of ENTIRELY, and you proceed at your own risk. These links are provided purely for your convenience and do not imply any endorsement of or association with any products, services, content, information or materials offered by or accessible to you at the organisations site.







Entirely Charity Jobs


Charity Fundraiser

Denton


Wesser Limited are currently recruiting for door to door charity fundraisers to work as part of our national live-in fundraising teams.




Charity Accountant

Liverpool


Charity Accountant - Liverpool - Permanent - Competitive salary plus excellent benefits Your new companyA well established Charitable organisation based on the outskirts of Liverpool who make a valuable contribution to the well being of individuals.




Charity Fundraiser

Salford


Wesser Limited are currently recruiting for door to door charity fundraisers to work as part of our national live-in fundraising teams.




Charity Fundraiser

Ashton-under-Lyne


Wesser Limited are currently recruiting for door to door charity fundraisers to work as part of our national live-in fundraising teams.




Charity Promoter/ Sales Agent, Oxfam, Immediate Start, Weekly Pay

Manchester


Tired of the boring office job? Fancy something new and innovative? Are you energetic? Adventurous? Do you like meeting new people and making a difference in tackling poverty? Want to work with very inspirational and charismatic people? Well, how about this: Become a part of the OXFAM fundraising family and earn a fixed hourly rate of £9-12ph depending on experience.




Assistant Manager

Lytham St. Annes


We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At DEBRA we are currently looking for a CharityShopAssistant Manager to join our team based in Lytham St Annes.




Barnardo’s Charity Fundraiser - Weekly Pay - £9.75 - 10.25ph

Liverpool


Job Description £9.




RECOMMENDED FOR YOU ON ENTIRELY NORTH WEST






















































Discover the latest Industry News & Opinions on Entirely














We transform your bright ideas into brilliant digital products.