Man returns to New Brunswick to live his final days with family

April 23, 2022 —Windsor, Ontario to Moncton, New Brunswick

45,000 points & $250

Billy is a 54-year-old man who has been HIV positive for 29 years and now finds himself living in a nursing home in Ontario, suffering from dementia, and AIDS-related conditions that have compounded to bring him to the end of his life. His family in New Brunswick reached out to see if Give A Mile could bring Billy back to his mother and 2 sisters for his final days.  According to his sister, Billy phones their 82-year-old mother every day crying to come home. 

Give A Mile has answered Billy’s cries and has approved a flight for him and a caregiver to travel back to New Brunswick, into the loving arms of the family members who haven’t seen him in 6 years.  This trip cost Give A Mile 45,000 points and $250 CDN but the impact to Billy’s family is priceless.

Are you able to help sponsor Billy’s flight of compassion?  Please donate your miles, points, or dollars here.

Billy & his family during their last visit six years ago. Give A Mile will bring them together again.

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