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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 totally 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 corporations seeking to deliver their workforce collectively or you possibly can enroll individually and be a part of an current staff. Register right here

FedEx and Orbis Flying Eye Hospital

In the course of the course of the occasion, members will likely be entertained by “yours really” as Microsoft pilot Chris Levesque takes you thru units of live-streamed flight simulation experiences on the state-of-the-art 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 around the globe serving to these in want. FedEx donated a cargo jet that was remodeled right into a state-of-the-art educating and coaching eye hospital.

Almost 1 billion folks around the globe stay with imaginative and prescient loss or blindness that could possibly be prevented or handled if that they had entry to the care that we take so simply as a right. Your participation will assist to finish avoidable blindness for these residing in love and middle-income nations 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 at the very least $2,000. That’s simply $166.66 per particular person. So get your co-workers, household, or buddies collectively for a enjoyable option to elevate cash for a charity! Having bother getting 12 folks? No Downside. Solo vacationers can be a part of an current staff!

Going Alone? Take a Solo Flight and Be part of an Current Crew

The December 1, 2022 flight is now open to solo vacationers! There is no such thing as a must recruit 11 different buddies, household, or colleagues. As an alternative, you’ll simply must pay your $25 registration charge, elevate the person fundraising minimal of $250 and also you’ll be positioned in a staff of as much as 12 of your fellow solo journey seekers. How simple is that? And also you’ll make new travel-loving buddies simply in time for the vacation season.

Register for the December occasion in the present day! 

Microsoft Simulator

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All through the day, there are three totally different hour-long occasions the place groups compete towards one another for factors. The general winners will likely be introduced on the finish of the ultimate occasion.

The occasions are a lot enjoyable with groups engaged on totally different challenges from “Spot the Distinction“, to “Rebus Puzzles” to answering journey trivia. It’s a enjoyable option to take a look at your journey data and make new buddies. For companies and associations, it’s an important team-building train

A rebus puzzle instance

Not solely that, however all through the competitors, you’ll be capable 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 attainable by the occasion sponsor FedEx who donated this one-of-a-kind airplane and remodeled it right into a state-of-the-art educating and coaching eye hospital.

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

The flying eye hospital’s purpose is three-fold. To assist deal with eye issues that could possibly 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 Dwell with Avoidable Eye Illness

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Kids within the Iraqw Villiage, Tanzania

Sadly, 90% of the 1 billion folks residing with avoidable eye illness reside in low and middle-income nations. 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, however it 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 nations 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

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 have now a lot enjoyable assembly folks from around the globe and sharing our love for journey for an essential trigger.

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

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

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 battle with a cargo jet airplane! Occasions happen in Toronto, Calgary, and Vancouver. Begin planning your staff for subsequent 12 months’s airplane pull proper now!

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

Microsoft Flight Simulator

Fly around the globe from the consolation of your own home. You’ll see first hand what its prefer to fly the Microsoft Flight Simulator. And you should use it your self with the X-Field Sport Go.

You’ll be capable to take a look at your flying abilities from small planes to large physique jets as you soar above the far corners of the world. In the course of the occasion, you’ll get to see an knowledgeable 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 realize you’re doing a little good on the earth.

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