The Eye Foundation of America's fight against preventable blindness is one of the best investment opportunities ever.
In these days of economic uncertainty, you may be viewing your contributions in a new light. Which ones deliver the most for the smallest amount?
Where else can you turn a child's life around by preventing blindness with a vitamin A supplement that costs only pennies a dose? Where can a few hundred dollars fund sight-restoring surgery for a person who would otherwise experience a life filled with missed opportunities such as a lack of education? For children, the benefits may span as many as 75 years—a lifetime of benefits.
We have delivered our services to hundreds of thousands throughout the world, but there are many more who need us. We rely on those who partner with us—volunteer physicians and medical staff, other organizations—and your private donations. Together, we can do it.
The Eye Foundation of America Leading the Fight Against Vitamin A Deficiency
Vitamin A deficiency (VAD) is one of many micronutrient deficiencies occurring at a substantial rate across the globe and is the leading cause of preventable blindness in children according to the World Health Organization. This deficiency is most prevalent in … Continue reading