It was great to get so many British Expats together to raise money for such a worthy cause, topped off by a fantastic interview from Sir Stirling Moss and a well-deserved standing ovation.
(PRWEB) March 31, 2011
The deVere Investments South Africa, the wholly owned South African subsidiary of the deVere Group - the world's largest independent financial consultancy, is proud to announce that it has successfully raised funds for Alex Flynn's Cure for Parkinson's Trust its annual British golf tournament.
The British Golf Invitational Series took place on the 24th of March at the Johannesburg Country Club where a large number of British expats gathered together for a good cause. The deVere charity event included a golf tournament of about 62 golfers, which was followed by a special interview with Legendary former F1 race car driver Sir Stirling Moss, which was conducted by local radio presenter Dan Nicholl.
The event proceeded with a British themed dinner and a unique charity auction of a number of Sterling Moss signed memorabilia, which were auctioned off in pursuit of raising funds for Alex Flynn's charity.
Mike Potts, who helped organise the event commented: "It was great to get so many British Expats together to raise money for such a worthy cause, topped off by a fantastic interview from Sir Stirling Moss and a well-deserved standing ovation."
The deVere Group is one of the core sponsors for Alex Flynn's challenge to run 10 Million Metres, whilst fighting against the relentless progression of Parkinson's disease on his own body. Diagnosed over 2 years ago, Alex has taken the bold and courageous step to face this disease and deVere are supporting him all the way.
For more information about Alex Flynn and the 10MillionMetre campaign, please visit http://www.alexflynn.co.uk/