Himalayan Cataract Project: Remote Eye Camps Yusuf after his sight-restoring cataract surgery Sabitra The team from Arba Minch Hospital in action

Himalayan Cataract Project, Inc.

Org #291
Vetted since 2008 Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$176,364
raised on GlobalGiving
14
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

The Himalayan Cataract Project (cureblindness.org) strives to eradicate preventable and curable blindness through high-quality ophthalmic care, education and the establishment of a world class eye care infrastructure.

Projects (4)

Himalayan Cataract Project: Remote Eye Camps
Nepal / Health
Outreach Eye Camps in Ghana
Ghana / Health
Outreach Eye Camps in Ethiopia
Ethiopia / Health
Nepal Emergency Medical Relief
Nepal / Disaster Recovery
 
Project Leaders
Tai Nixa Peterson
Tai Nixa Peterson
Team
Job Heintz, Emily Newick
Organization Information
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676
United States
802-522-6873

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #5036604516
Organization Information
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676
United States
802-522-6873

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #5036604516

Project Reports

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Apr 29, 2019
Cataract Outreach in Sisaut, Nepal
This Himalayan Cataract Project (HCP) cataract outreach in Nepal provided surgery to over 546 people in a rural area in Sisaut, Nepal. A team from HCP flagship partner, Tilganga Institute of...
Apr 2, 2019
Corneal Training in Ghana
Himalayan Cataract Project International Fellow, Dr. Allison Jarstad spent two weeks in Ghana this month conducting a cornea subspecialty training workshop with Cornea Specialist, Dr. Gladys Fordjour...
Mar 22, 2019
Meet Yusuf
Meet Yusuf, a 67-year-old man who received sight-restoring surgery at a recent Himalayan Cataract Project supported outreach event at Bisidimo Hospital in Harar, Ethiopia. Yusuf had been losing his...
 
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