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Orbis Ireland

Org #5255
Vetted since 2010 Site Visit Verified
1982
year founded
$22,005
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
4
projects funded

Mission

Orbis' mission is to preserve and restore sight by strengthening the capacity of local partners in their efforts to prevent and treat blindness with the vision that this will lead to a world in which no one is needlessly blind, where quality eye care, education, and treatment are available to every human being.

Projects (9)

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Project Leaders
Diane Weatherup
Diane Weatherup
Meseret Wodaje
Meseret Wodaje
Team
Diane Weatherup, Sarah Moorhead, Ciara Doyle
Organization Information
http://www.orbis.org
Old Station House
15a Main Street
Blackrock, Co. Dublin
Ireland
+353 12933060

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3208449422
Organization Information
http://www.orbis.org
Old Station House
15a Main Street
Blackrock, Co. Dublin
Ireland
+353 12933060

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3208449422

Project Reports

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Nov 13, 2018
Clean Water Critical to Prevent Trachoma
The provision of a clean water supply is critical in Orbis' mission to eliminate avoidable blindness in Ethiopia. Trachoma, a painful bacterial infection, is one of the most common causes of blindness...
Nov 7, 2018
The Importance of Teachers in Fighting Trachoma
Orbis has a vision to eliminate avoidable blindness in the most remote and isolated parts of the world. We believe that, through educating members of local communities, more and more people can learn...
Nov 7, 2018
The Power of a Simple Antibiotic
Orbis’ mission to eliminate avoidable blindness in Ethiopia includes the distribution of an antibiotic, Zithromax, to individuals suffering from and at risk of trachoma. Trachoma is a painful...
 
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