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Himalayan Cataract Project, Inc.

Org #291
Vetted since 2008 Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$185,310
raised on GlobalGiving
15
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)

Outreach Eye Camps in Ghana
Ghana / Health
Himalayan Cataract Project: Remote Eye Camps
Nepal / 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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Jan 6, 2020
National Cataract Outreach Program Gains Momentum
In November, HCP’s Co-founder Dr. Geoff Tabin joined a team of Ghanaian ophthalmologists to perform 851 sight-restoring surgeries at the Bolgatanga Presbyterian Regional Eye Center in the Upper...
Dec 11, 2019
Over 3,000 surgeries performed in Ethiopia
HCP and partners traveled to Bahir Dar and Boru Meda for two outreach events.   Bahir Dar HCP Ethiopia Representative Dr. Liknaw Adamu and HCP Program Manager Teketel Mathiwos welcomed...
Oct 23, 2019
Laser Assisted Surgery for Cataracts
Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology now offers laser-assisted surgery for cataracts:Himalayan Cataract Project is one of two Signature Initiatives supported by Johnson & Johnson Vision (J&JV)....
 
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