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Assist Finish Avoidable Blindness – The Flight For Sight Journey Trivia Problem


Are you seeking to give again this vacation season? Why not do one thing completely different and be a part of the Orbis Canada Flight for Sight journey sport?

Flight for Sight is a 60-minute immersive leisure expertise the place Dave and I host groups competing in journey trivia challenges and interactive video games. It’s the proper team-building occasion for firms seeking to convey their workforce collectively or you may enroll individually and be a part of an present group. Register right here

FedEx and Orbis Flying Eye Hospital

Throughout the course of the occasion, individuals might be entertained by “yours really” as Microsoft pilot Chris Levesque takes you thru units of live-streamed flight simulation experiences on the cutting-edge Microsoft Flight Simulator. The flight simulations are precise GPS Satellite tv for pc imagery.

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Members who participate within the Orbis Flight for Sight occasion will even take a digital tour of the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital. That is a tremendous airplane that flies world wide serving to these in want. FedEx donated a cargo jet that was reworked right into a state-of-the-art instructing and coaching eye hospital.

Almost 1 billion folks world wide dwell with imaginative and prescient loss or blindness that might be prevented or handled if they’d entry to the care that we take so simply without any consideration. Your participation will assist to finish avoidable blindness for these dwelling in love and middle-income international locations the place eye care doesn’t exist.

Be there December 1, 2022 – Trivia for a Nice Trigger

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A enjoyable on-line occasion and we’re internet hosting!

The following Flight for Sight occasion is going on on December 1, 2022. Groups of as much as 12 individuals are required to fundraise not less than $2,000. That’s simply $166.66 per particular person. So get your co-workers, household, or pals collectively for a enjoyable technique to elevate cash for a charity! Having bother getting 12 folks? No Downside. Solo vacationers can be a part of an present group!

Going Alone? Take a Solo Flight and Be part of an Present Staff

The December 1, 2022 flight is now open to solo vacationers! There isn’t a must recruit 11 different pals, household, or colleagues. As a substitute, you’ll simply must pay your $25 registration charge, elevate the person fundraising minimal of $250 and also you’ll be positioned in a group of as much as 12 of your fellow solo journey seekers. How straightforward is that? And also you’ll make new travel-loving pals simply in time for the vacation season.

Register for the December occasion right this moment! 

Microsoft Simulator

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All through the day, there are three completely different hour-long occasions the place groups compete in opposition to one another for factors. The general winners might be introduced on the finish of the ultimate occasion.

The occasions are a lot enjoyable with groups engaged on completely different challenges from “Spot the Distinction“, to “Rebus Puzzles” to answering journey trivia. It’s a enjoyable technique to check your journey information and make new pals. For companies and associations, it’s an awesome team-building train

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A rebus puzzle instance

Not solely that, however all through the competitors, you’ll have the ability to see precise satellite tv for pc imagery of Microsoft Flight Simulator as you be a part of Captain Levesque on digital flight experiences that take you to the farthest corners of the world.

Flying Eye Hospital

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The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital was made doable by the occasion sponsor FedEx who donated this one-of-a-kind airplane and reworked it right into a state-of-the-art instructing and coaching eye hospital.

The flying eye hospital travels to half a dozen locations annually outfitted with a full medical group from greater than 30 international locations. Docs, nurses anesthesiologists, and biomedical engineers volunteer their time to share their experience with native medical professionals.

The flying eye hospital’s objective is three-fold. To assist deal with eye issues that might be simply cured if solely folks had entry to medical professionals, elevate consciousness of eye well being with native governments, and to coach native medical professionals.

1 Billion Individuals Stay with Avoidable Eye Illness

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Youngsters within the Iraqw Villiage, Tanzania

Sadly, 90% of the 1 billion folks dwelling with avoidable eye illness reside in low and middle-income international locations. There may be the place the flying eye hospital turn out to be so essential. Not solely does the volunteer employees deal with eye illness, but it surely additionally creates alternatives, simulation coaching, and sharing of experience with native medical professionals.

The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital additionally generates consciousness about eye well being in low and middle-income international locations and opens dialogue with native governments and ministries of well being to assist change international eye well being insurance policies and priorities.

Flight For Sight Serving to to Finish Avoidable Blindness

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The Flight for Sight occasion is close to and pricey to our hearts and we’re honored to be again as hosts of the 2022 occasion. We now have a lot enjoyable assembly folks from world wide and sharing our love for journey for an essential trigger.

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Flight for Sight additionally offers you the prospect to see among the biggest wonders of the world in a method that few folks ever can – all in 60 minutes and all from the consolation and security of residence.

However it’s about extra than simply the unbelievable view. Flight for Sight is an immersive and fascinating leisure and team-building expertise. All through the live-streamed flight simulation expertise, your group of as much as 12 folks will earn factors in a collection of problem-solving challenges and skill-testing trivia competitions that may check your collective mind energy and inventive pondering.

So don’t delay, be a part of us on December 1 for the flight for Sight Occasion right here.

FedEx Nationwide Occasion Sponsor

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Since 2009, FedEx has been the Nationwide Occasion Sponsor of Orbis’s different annual fundraising occasion, Airplane Pull for Sight. We attended Airplane Pull for Sight this 12 months and it’s one enjoyable occasion! Think about having a tug of warfare with a cargo jet airplane! Occasions happen in Toronto, Calgary, and Vancouver. Begin planning your group for subsequent 12 months’s airplane pull proper now!

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These occasions have raised over 2 million {dollars} to assist finish avoidable blindness by funding the Flying Eye Hospital applications.

Microsoft Flight Simulator

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Fly world wide from the consolation of your private home. You’ll see first hand what its wish to fly the Microsoft Flight Simulator. And you should utilize it your self with the X-Field Sport Cross.

You’ll have the ability to check your flying abilities from small planes to extensive physique jets as you soar above the far corners of the world. Throughout the occasion, you’ll get to see an professional pilot in motion!

We hope that you’ll open your hearts and wallets to lift funds for this essential trigger. It’s a enjoyable occasions and it’s much more enjoyable when you might be doing a little good on this planet.

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