Help raise awareness of Abta's charity and win a trip to Florida

Murray, Rupert
June 2010
Travel Weekly (UK);6/25/2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2024, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports that ABTA Ltd.'s Benevolent Fund is to relaunch at the ABTA conference in Malta to raise more funds. This will pave way to help more people and increase awareness of its work. A dedicated director, Trudie Drake, is brought on board to give a new look and to chalk out a new charity campaign. One of the most recent grants approved by the fund was to Co-op agent Mia Austin who was paralysed by a stroke last year.


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