Mass Drug Administration and Eye Screening program Belay after her surgery Simple eye surgery to restore sight to Ethiopians Simple eye surgery to restore sight to Ethiopians

Orbis Ireland

Org #5255
Vetted since 2010 Site Visit Verified
1982
year founded
$53,782
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
5
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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 (13)

 
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Project Leaders
Meseret Wodaje
Meseret Wodaje
Diane Weatherup
Diane Weatherup
Ciara Hennebry
Ciara Hennebry
Team
Diane Weatherup, Sarah Moorhead, Ciara Hennebry, Áine Dolan, Kathleen Putney
Organization Information
20-21 St Patrick's Road
Dalkey
Dublin,, Dublin A96 DV76
Ireland
+353 12788707
Organization Information
20-21 St Patrick's Road
Dalkey
Dublin,, Dublin A96 DV76
Ireland
+353 12788707

Project Reports

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Apr 9, 2021
Working alongside Covid-19
Belay is one of millions of people who have experienced vision loss due to trachoma. Trachoma is an infectious disease and one of the leading causes of blindness globally. Thanks to Orbis...
Feb 26, 2021
Belays Story
In rural southern Ethiopia, 58-year-old Belay used to enjoy spending time with her children and husband. She grew and sold a local crop called enset, and they scraped by. But her children married and...
Feb 26, 2021
Belays Story
In rural southern Ethiopia, 58-year-old Belay used to enjoy spending time with her children and husband. She grew and sold a local crop called enset, and they scraped by. But her children married and...
 
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