English Courses Provider Kaplan Raises Thousands for Movember
LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwire) -- 12/04/12 --
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Kaplan International Colleges, a leading provider of English courses,
are delighted to have raised a significant amount of money for the
Kaplan Mo Bros, the official network for Kaplan staff and friends
worldwide, have so far managed to generate over GBP 4,000 in
donations for Movember, which aims to raise awareness and money for
men's health issues.
Each Mo Bro has sacrificed their personal style and sex appeal by
attempting to grow a moustache during November to the standards
normally reserved for the likes of Burt Reynolds and Tom Selleck.
The winning team within the company was the Kaplan Tache-Mahals,
which included employees from the sales and marketing department, who
managed to contribute over GBP 900 to the grand total.
Chase Richards, Kaplan's SEO Executive and Tache-Mahals brother,
said: "It was tough going, but I made it through. Growing a moustache
was a fun experience for a great cause, and I was glad to take part.
We raised a nice sum of money and next year I hope to double it."
The 30 days of Movember are officially over and the Kaplan team may
have shaven off th
eir moustaches, however, supporters can continue to
donate to the cause by visiting the donation page by clicking the
Some students at Kaplan's language schools across the world,
including Vancouver, Salisbury and Brisbane, also took part in the
challenge of growing a moustache whilst improving their language
skills by learning English.
About Kaplan International Colleges
Kaplan International Colleges is part of Kaplan, Inc., an
international education services provider offering higher education,
professional training, and test preparation. Kaplan is a subsidiary
of The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO).
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Kaplan International Colleges
+44 20 7045 5126
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