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Good Causes

Good Causes features global projects relating to microfinance, human rights, development, medicine, restoration, health, the environment and more.

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GOOD CAUSE: Movember for Prostate Cancer and Male Depression

Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Movember’s mission is to change the face of men’s health and concentrate on the awareness of depression in men and prostate cancer, supporting the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and Beyond Blue: the national depression initiative.

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GOOD CAUSE: OzHarvest and the One Million Meals Campaign

Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Each day Australia’s greatest cooks are not just playing Chef. They are also feeding the hungry and homeless. OzHarvest is a not-for-profit oganisation and has found a way to save the foods to feed the communities at risk. Established in November 2004, with one van, OzHarvest rescues the excess food and OzHarvest’s fleet of vans delivers around 100,000 meals to over 150 charities.

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GOOD CAUSE: Cancer Patients Fly Free in the USA

Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Cancer patients can fly to recognized treatment centers around the country – absolutely free – in the empty seats on corporate jets. No costly airfare. No stressful delays. No unnecessary exposure to airport crowds. Thanks to the Corporate Angel Network.

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GOOD CAUSE: The Gift of Sight

Most sunglasses are designed to save your own eyes from the sun’s damaging rays, but shades from Kayu Designs also save someone else’s vision.  For each pair purchased, Kayu (which means wood in Malay) donates money for one sight-restoring surgery in the developing world, where 80% of blindness is preventable.  Additionally, the glasses are made from sustainable bamboo.

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Join the Foxtel Lap and Help Us Raise Money for the Murdoch Children’s Institute

Marquette Turner Luxury Homes and Total Body Conditioning are running in support of the Murdoch Children’s Institute in the Foxtel Lap. If you have 30 minutes to spare, you can help a great cause, take part in raising $800,000 for the Institute, as well as getting free singlets, caps, gym towels and refreshments.

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GOOD CAUSE: “Save the Boobs” Breast Cancer Awareness

October is International Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We are all being asked to support in any way we can to increase the awareness of the disease, provide greater access to screening services and increase the importance of early detection, together with raising funds for research into its cause, prevention and cure.

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GOOD CAUSE: Ocsober – Stay Sober for October for Childrens Life Education

Stay sober for the month of October and help raise funds for the Life Education program, which teaches our kids the skills and knowledge to say “no” to drugs and alcohol. Sydney real estate agents of luxury real estate broker Marquette Turner Luxury Homes lets us know how Life Education is Australia’s largest non-government provider of drug and health education to children.  

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Tuka Orphanage in Bali – A Feel Good Story

Often we hear people say they are a caring/giving person and want to help the under privileged.   How many people do you know that actually do something?  Recently, friend of luxury real estate agent Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes Aleisha Ripley and her partner Ryan Kay had a holiday in Bali and this is Aleisha’s story.

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GOOD CAUSE: Walk To Work Day

This Friday, 2nd October we are being asked to leave our car at home and walk to work.  Become a Walking Class Hero by walking to work, or using public transport and getting off a few stops earlier and walking the rest of the way.The aims, as Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes describes, are The promotion of regular walking as a healthy activity (better physical, mental and social health); Reduction of car dependency; Promotion and improving the use of public transport; and reducing global warming.

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GOOD CAUSE: Walkers and Runners Needed For the Foxtel Lap

Marquette Turner Luxury Homes, in conjunction with Sydney’s Total Body Conditioning are looking to raise money for the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.  A fun run with a difference – the corporate treadmill challenge!  For every 100 metre lap you do your sponsor is helping us raise money for a wonderful cause.

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