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The team from Arba Minch Hospital in action Cataract patient in Ghana, Mary Dr. Sadik Taju Patient seen during a site visit

Himalayan Cataract Project, Inc.

Org #291
Vetted since 2008 Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$152,516
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
http://www.cureblindness.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676
United States
802-522-6873

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5036604516
Organization Information
http://www.cureblindness.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676
United States
802-522-6873

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5036604516

Project Reports

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Nov 6, 2018
Successful Cataract Outreach & Trachoma Screenings
Arba Minch Hospital provides almost 1,000 sight restoring surgeries Partners at Arba Minch Hospital, led by local ophthalmologist Dr. Dawit Gidey, provided 987 sight restoring cataract surgeries in...
Oct 2, 2018
High-Volume Cataract Outreach in Ethiopia
Five Recent Outreaches Result in 2,947 Sight Restoring Surgeries In the past month, HCP partners in Ethiopia performed a total of 2,947 sight restoring surgeries! HCP is partnered with institutions...
Sep 11, 2018
Meet Mary
Meet Mary, a bilaterally blind 79 year-old farmer and widow from Ekumfi, a town in the central region of Ghana where her life revolved around her six children and farming. But farming wasn’t...
 
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