diabetes world flight

- Aim
"To be the first pilot with Type 1 Diabetes
to fly around the world in a light aircraft and raise money for diabetes research".
- Douglas Cairns

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Many thanks for entering the Donations Page. Every Pound, Dollar and Cent will make a difference!

Funds are being raised to support the research funds of "Diabetes UK" Association and the American Diabetes Association, and as of July 2003, Children With Diabetes Foundation*. These funds are vital to finding improvements for diabetes healthcare and ultimately a cure for diabetes.

Donations by Cheque
Donations can be made by cheque in any currency** to the following account and sent to the following address:

Account Name:
Diabetes UK - Diabetes World Flight

Diabetes World Flight
Diabetes UK
10 Parkway
London NW1 7AA

Donate by Telegraphic Transfer
Donations can be made by Telegraphic Transfer direct to the "Diabetes UK - Diabetes World Flight" account. If you would like to do this, please contact Douglas for transfer details.

UK Tax Rebate
If you are UK taxpayer, it is possible for Diabetes UK to make a tax rebate claim if you print out and fill in the attached form and send it to:

UK tax rebate form

Andy Ross
Finance Manager
Diabetes UK
10 Parkway
London NW1 7AA

* Please note that the name on the form needs to be "Diabetes UK"

* Individuals' donations will go directly to the association research funds. At least 60% of corporate/non-individual donations will go directly to the research funds.

** For donations in non-Sterling (British) currency, a minimum of 25 pounds (US$40) is needed to cover the administrative costs of exchanging currency.


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DWF aircraft - Beech Baron B58
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