"Very sadly there are organisations that won't touch us with a barge pole."
- Joanna Vandriel,director of fundraising and marketing at Terrence Higgins Trust on funding.
"I only bought my first motorcycle five years ago. My mother said she'd rather I was a serial killer than a biker."
- Eye surgeon Richard Andrews, 37, taking part in the first round-the-world motorbike race to raise £100,000 for charity.
"To be linked to one of the biggest scandals in corporate history is unfortunate."
- Georgina Burge, corporate and trusts manager at Christian Aid, referring to Fish.co.uk's relationship with WorldCom.