(The Hosting News) – SoftCom Inc., an industry leader in personal and Linux and Windows VPS, shared web hosting, and Exchange Hosting, has announced that it will be participating in Movember to increase knowledge of prostate cancer prevalence and raise funds for research on this devastating illness.
As per the initiative started by several enthusiastic employees at SoftCom Inc. in November 2010, the web hosting business leader will once again be participating in Movember, a month-long charity drive intended to raise awareness and funds for prostate cancer in Canada.
“All of SoftCom’s male employees have expressed their excitement at starting grow their moustaches and raise donations for a cause that is naturally important to them. And, their female colleagues are excited to support them… Financially only, of course!” said Elya McCleave, VP of Customer Support.
Continuing its history of client engagement, SoftCom is strongly encouraging the participation of its customers in this fundraising effort. Customers can purchase donation shares when they sign up for web hosting at myhosting.com. Or if tax receipts are required, they are welcome to donate directly to the SoftCom Inc. Movember team at http://ca.movember.com/mospace/897632/.
“Here at SoftCom, we look forward to raising awareness and funds for this prostate cancer initiative by participating in Movember,” emphasized Stefanie Johnston, one of the event’s organizers and SoftCom Domain Name Hostmaster. “This year we are engaging our customers, as well as our staff, in an effort to surpass the amount of money we raised last year. I can’t stress enough how important it is to raise awareness and resources for this cause to support our many male colleagues, and all men, within Canada and abroad.”
Please visit Prostate Cancer Canada at http://www.prostatecancer.ca/ and the Movember Foundation at http://ca.movember.com/ for further information about this important fundraising initiative for Canadian men’s health.
About SoftCom Inc.
Founded in 1997, SoftCom Inc. is a Canada-based provider of webhosting and business communication services to more than 2.5 million users, providing support in 26 languages in 140 countries. The myhosting.com and mail2web.com brands are owned and managed by SoftCom Inc. SoftCom is a Parallels Platinum Service Provider Partner, a Microsoft Gold Partner, and a member of Research in Motion (RIM) Blackberry Alliance program.