Flight Stories


John has not seen his mother, Cristina, for a few years since she lives in Edmonton, Canada and he lives in the Philippines. With his mother’s diagnosis of breast cancer and metastases to her lung and liver she has extremely limited life expectancy. Now especially that brain metastases have been found there is an increasing …

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GAM Holiday Campaign 2021: Loida’s Family Focus

The opening line of a hand-written application for a Give A Mile flight of compassion began: “My name is Loida, the mother of a beautiful 10-year-old girl”, highlighting the importance of family. She went on to detail her Stage 4 breast cancer which had metastasized to her bones, liver and lung leading Loida’s oncologist to …

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Father’s Day 2021: Welcome Theo!

Many of our Give A Mile (GAM) flights bring families or lifelong friends together as someone is nearing their final days, and sometimes it’s a case of a critical illness or medical situation that needs a flight.

Mother’s Day 2021: Neoli’s Challenge

Mother’s Day celebrates mothers and motherhood, and their influence in families and society. Many of our Give A Mile blogs demonstrate the strength of maternal and family bonds.

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