Sabitra The team from Arba Minch Hospital in action Cataract patient in Ghana, Mary Dr. Sadik Taju

Himalayan Cataract Project, Inc.

Org #291
Vetted since 2008 Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$156,099
raised on GlobalGiving
14
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

The Himalayan Cataract Project 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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Feb 4, 2019
Meet 65 year old Sabitra
Sabitra received sight-restoring cataract surgery at a cataract outreach event at Tilganga's Ramechhap Community Eye Clinic in Ramechap, Nepal. Accompanied by her son, Shikhar, Sabitra traveled over...
Jan 8, 2019
Record Breaking Outreach Event in Ghana
Successful cataract campaign provides 481 sight-restoring surgeries. Working with partners from the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi and the Tamale Teaching Hospital in Tamale, the Himalayan...
Dec 28, 2018
Successful Outreach in Mekelle, Ethiopia
Quiha Zonal Hospital provides 934 sight restoring surgeries Partners at Quiha Zonal Hospital, led by local ophthalmologist Dr. Tilahun Kiros, provided 934 sight restoring cataract surgeries in just...
 
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