Cataract patients Cambodian Eye Mission Hel Us   Help Others    Help Themselves Training Eye Doctors Cambodia Training Eye Doctors Cambodia

THE BLINDNESS FOUNDATION

Org #33823
Vetted since 2016
1998
year founded
$6,673
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

THE BLINDNESS FOUNDATION works in Burma/Myanmar,Cambodia, Laos, the Philippines & Thailand. Our mission is: "HELP US,HELP OTHERS, HELP THEMSELVES" -working with local eye Doctors in these SE Asian countries to help prevent & cure blindness. This is achieved through education, training and mission supply for outreach cataract surgery programs to the rural & urban poor . To date for example we have over the last two decades, contributed lens implants that have been implanted in over 65,000 patients' eyes to help them see again -curing their blindness. Ongoing training and education, upgrades the knowledge and skill -sets of young Eye Doctors in training... read more

Projects (1)

 
Project Leaders
christopher lyon
christopher lyon
Team
christopher lyon, timothy tuttle
Organization Information
1401 Avocado avenue suite 402
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
9497603003
Organization Information
1401 Avocado avenue suite 402
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
9497603003

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Aug 17, 2022
CAMBODIAN EYE MISSION
WE ARE BACK IN BUSINESS  ! After the hiatus , medical supplies are being donated and shipped . First ,we have a parallel operation in the country of Laos , adjoining Cambodia, with similar...
May 2, 2022
CAMBODIAN EYE MISSION
Hope.    As the world accepts that the virus will be forever with us , borders are re-opening. This permits travel and importantly, shipmentb of medical supplies to Cambodia, Laos, and the...
Jan 4, 2022
CAMBODIAN EYE MISSION
A Happy New Year --to all you kind donors .  A video of  THE BLINDNESS FOUNDATION's  donated lens implant being used in an actual Cambodian cataract patient. is enclosed below.  ...
 
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