Orbis Provides Clean Water to Save Sight, Ethiopia Orbis Provides Clean Water to Save Sight, Ethiopia Woman washing her face at an Orbis supported pump Nigatu has performed many surgeries since training

Orbis Ireland

Org #5255
Vetted since 2010 Site Visit Verified
1982
year founded
$21,906
raised on GlobalGiving
7
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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Aug 15, 2018
Brighter, Cleaner Faces means less Trachoma!
There are over 1.5 million blind people in Ethiopia, over 1 million of whom would not be blind if basic eye care services were readily available. Trachoma, a painful yet treatable disease, is one of...
Aug 13, 2018
Local Surgeon Stuns Trainers
Orbis is committed to treating and preventing blindness in the poorest regions of the world. One of the most effective ways of doing this is by training local health care workers how to screen...
Aug 8, 2018
Local Eye Nurse Helps Assess Impact of Antibiotic
An important part of Orbis’ work is making sure your donation has the biggest possible impact. To ensure this, Orbis carries out regular surveys to assess the impact of our interventions and...
 
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