FCTG participate in Movember

Flight Centre Travel Group New Zealand is participating in Movember this year to raise awareness about some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide. The aim of Movember is to get all men to talk to one another about anything. 

We’re proud to have a strong FCM team growing their Mo’s this Movember.

Let’s introduce our FCM Movember team:

Nick Queale

General Manager Corporate Brands 

 

Why did you decide to participate in Movember this year?

Why am I doing Movember? It’s not to look cool, my daughter won’t come near me and give me a kiss but why I am doing it is because of men’s health. There are a whole lot of things that come under men’s health, whether its men’s mental health, prostate cancer and other issues. I’m just doing it for the bros, that’s why I’m growing a Mo. 

Matthew Parnell

National Sales Leader
 

Why did you decide to participate in Movember this year?

I’ve decided to do Movember this year because it’s a great cause, it’s all about prevention. It’s very preventable if you catch it early and it’s very important for us blokes out there.

Travis Harris

Travel Manager
 

Why did you decide to participate in Movember this year?

I am doing the Move-ember in the hopes to bring awareness to youth suicide and in particular LGBT youth suicide, which has some of the highest rates of suicide in the world. I move to bring awareness and I also move to fundraise for those organisations which aid in the prevention of youth suicide.

Vishal Khanna

Finance Administrator for Corporate Brands
 

Why did you decide to participate in Movember this year?

I decided to be part of Movember because I wanted to be a symbol for everyone walking around, when they see my Mo I want them to be reminded that there is someone there they can speak to about their mental illnesses, about anything that they are going through because we are not in this alone and it’s a beautiful journey. So please, speak out if there’s anything on your mind and I’m here to help. Mo-on!

The Flight Centre Foundation is the heart of the Flight Centre Travel Group’s corporate and social responsibility strategy. It provides company employees with a means to support nominated charities through workplace giving and fundraising initiatives. The Flight Centre Foundation NZ will be matching every dollar raised for Movember up to $2000. Learn more about the Flight Centre Foundation here.

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