Prevent Blindness Announces Recipient of Bonnie Strickland Award

CHICAGO (Aug, 2016) – Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety organization, and home of the National Center for Children’s Vision...

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

Today, nearly three million people ages 40 and older have glaucoma, according to the Prevent Blindness report, “Future of Vision: Forecasting the Prevalence and Costs of...

Positive Impact VS Sustainability

I recently returned from a wonderful trip to Tanzania. Thanks to my husband Ron in giving up 90% of his luggage allowance we were...

Prevent Blindness and See Now Asks Leaders to Improve Vision for Millions

CHICAGO (Jan., 2017) -  Prevent Blindness, in partnership with See Now, is taking the campaign to end avoidable blindness in the United States to...

Optometry Giving Sight Establishes “Circle of Sight”

Denver, CO (April, 2014) – Optometry Giving Sight welcomed members to its newly established ‘Circle of Sight’ at a special function sponsored by HOYA...

Optometry Giving Sight Reaches Funding Goals

Denver CO (April, 2016): Optometry Giving Sight is delighted to announce that the Vision Source Million Dollar Campaign has now achieved its target. The...

Optical Non-Profits-United Sight

A new non profit was founded this year- United Sight. United Sight brings together ophthalmologists, local charities to provide free eye exams.  The First Event...

Prevent Blindness Swing Fore Sight Golf Outing and Auction Info

I know there are a lot of Optical industry golfers and thought that we would let you know about Prevent Blindness America's 2nd Annual...

Eco Optical-Equation and Recycled Frames

Normally we don't showcase online eyeglass companies- but  Equation Inc- (equationllc.com)  is very different. 100% of their eyewear is recycled, in fact they are...

97 Vision Charities Around The World

Every couple of years, we update our Vision Charity listings. There are hundreds that probably should be included in this list including local charities....

Modern Optical Establishes Scholarship Program With Illinois College Of Optometry

Roselle, IL – Value eyewear leader Modern Optical International, in conjunction with the National Optometric Association (NOA), has established a new scholarship program within...

More Eyeglasses Could Help Global Economy-WHO

GENEVA, June 2 - Giving away free glasses is a cheap way of boosting the global economy with billions of dollars lost every year...

TO DO: Prepare For World Sight Day Challenge

Both Shirley and I are big supporters of Giving Back, and one of the best things an eyecare professional can do is give the...

SmartBuyGlasses Donates 10,000 Eyeglasses To Ghana

SmartBuyGlasses Optical Group recently surpassed the $2 million mark with a donation of 10,000 pairs of glasses to Ghana. September, 2015  – The SmartBuyGlasses Optical Group recently reached...

Opening Eyes with Santinelli

We like to bring you reports of our sponsors that are involved in programs that help with the vision requirements of those in need....

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