Comfort, Eric, and Beatrice Baby Beatrice Tshering and Dr. Reeta Gurung "Tshering's son, Karma, carried him on his back"

Himalayan Cataract Project, Inc.

Org #291
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$198,466
raised on GlobalGiving
17
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

HCP Cure Blindness (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)

HCP Cure Blindness
Nepal / Physical Health
Outreach Eye Camps in Ghana
Ghana / Physical Health
Outreach Eye Camps in Ethiopia
Ethiopia / Physical Health
Nepal Emergency Medical Relief
Nepal / Disaster Response
 
Project Leaders
Dana Coste
Dana Coste
Colleen Beamish
Colleen Beamish
Team
Emily Newick
Organization Information
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676
United States
802-522-6873
Organization Information
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676
United States
802-522-6873

Project Reports

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Feb 28, 2022
A Favorite Patient Story from 2021 - Baby Beatrice
Two-month old Baby Beatrice was born with cataracts in both eyes. Her father, Eric, is blind in one eye and has limited vision in the other; he was raised by a blind father and has siblings who are...
Nov 3, 2021
Celebrating World Sight Day in Ghana
On October 14th, HCP observed World Sight Day 2021 with a cataract outreach in Cape Coast, Ghana. The event, performed in coordination with Ghana Health Services, provided training for new surgeons...
Nov 3, 2021
Over 50 Children Receive Sight-Restoring Surgery
HCP Board Member Dr. Matt Oliva and our partners in Ethiopia recently organized a two-week long surgical outreach at Bisidimo Hospital in Harar, Ethiopia. Over the course of the campaign, the team...
 
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