Southport Brantano store
join to fight against cancer
SHOE retailer Brantano have been helping
ensure no once faces cancer alone after launching a partnership with a leading
cancer care charity. The footwear chain has chosen
Macmillan Cancer Support as
its charity for the year, and already a host of fundraising events and
initiatives have been lined up.
Brantano is have already held the 1st event for Southport residents, that was
Mad' or 'Go Green,' which was held on Monday, 30 May 2016.
Derek Marshall, manager at Brantano's Southport store, said:- "It is an
absolute privilege to work with Macmillan, it does such great work for millions
of people. The number of people with cancer is growing every day. Macmillan
wants to reach and improve the lives of every one of those people so that no one
has to face cancer alone. Our hope is that, together, we can raise vital funds
to help change people's lives and have a lot of fun along the way."
Rhys Parker, Partnerships Manager at Macmillan added:- "More than two
million people are currently living with or beyond cancer, and that number is
set to rise to 4 million by 2030. It's the toughest fight most people will
ever have to face, but they don't have to go through it alone.
We're delighted that Brantano has chosen Macmillan as their charity partner and
hope everyone gets involved with the activities planned to celebrate the launch
of or partnership and will keep supporting Brantano as they try and raise much
needed funds for people affected by cancer. We look forward to seeing all the
fun things the stores get up to."
Future events include participation in the charity's biggest fundraising event:-
'Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning,' on Friday, 30 September 2016.
Brantano aims to raise £40,000 throughout the year for Macmillan.
For more information visit:-
Brantano.Co.UK or share you photos with
Brantano on Facebook or Twitter using #brantanogogreen.