13 yrs old boy operated for squint 4 yr old boy operated for rare eye condition 8 months old baby operated for lens opacities 29 weeks old female baby treated for ROP

Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology

Org #14940
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1988
year founded
$24,756
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

No one shall go blind for want of money or lack of care. Access to care is one of the biggest hurdles in India, especially so when it comes to chronic illnesses. We aim to reduce both economic and social burden of such diseases in eye care.

Projects (2)

The VIIO Child Eye Care Project
India / Children
Eye Screening for Premature Babies
India / Children
 
Project Leaders
Krishna Murthy
Krishna Murthy
Organization Information
http://www.viio.org
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Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology
Ca Site #1 2nd Main, 2nd Cross Banashankari III Stage 7 block, Hoskerehalli
Bangalore, Karnataka 560085
India
9945963800

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6974484194
Organization Information
http://www.viio.org
Facebook Page
Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology
Ca Site #1 2nd Main, 2nd Cross Banashankari III Stage 7 block, Hoskerehalli
Bangalore, Karnataka 560085
India
9945963800

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6974484194

Project Reports

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Aug 17, 2018
Power of sight
The control of blindness in children is a VISION 2020 priority: the right to sight. Because the number of ‘blind person years’ resulting from blindness starting in childhood is second only...
May 31, 2018
Avoidable blindness
Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a potentially blinding eye disorder that primarily affects premature infants weighing about 1250 grams or less that are born before 31 weeks of gestation (A...
May 21, 2018
Eyes - The Interpreter of mind
Childhood blindness is an important cause contributing to the burden of blindness. Preventing childhood blindness requires access to prenatal care, primary health care, and good nutrition....
 
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