Our focus is providing everyone with the opportunity to open their eyes to the gift of vision. Because for all of us

Vision is gold

Buy glasses

Do you buy your reading glasses from the chemist? Consider getting your next pair from us! Not only are they very affordable, but you will be helping someone less fortunate see more clearly.



Ways to fundraise

Do you have a great idea for a fundraiser? We want to hear from you! Contact us if you would like to help us achieve our fundraising goals.



The challenge

Here we have information on some causes of blindness and the impact they can have on those who are visually impaired.



36 million

people are blind globally - that’s more than 1 in every 200 people.

253 million

people globally live with serious visual impairment - that’s about 1 in 25 people.


of global vision impairment is avoidable  (preventable or treatable)

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