Distributing Antibiotics within COVID Guidelines Distributing Medication to Prevent Blindness Simple eye surgery to restore sight to Ethiopians Ensuring Girls in Ethiopia Receive Basic Eye Care

Orbis Ireland

Org #5255
Vetted since 2010 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1982
year founded
$61,558
raised on GlobalGiving
11
years fundraising
7
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 Baumgartner
Ciara Baumgartner
Team
Diane Weatherup
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

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:

Jul 8, 2022
Askale's Story
Wondimu is a Trachomatous Trichiasis (TT) case finders who go house-to-house to identify the cases in the project areas. These case finders are community volunteers selected with criteria developed by...
Jun 29, 2022
Teachers Making A Difference In Eye Health
For many of the children we've worked with, it was school that first revealed issues with their sight.  Reading, writing, looking at the blackboard, even playing with friends: all of these...
Jun 29, 2022
All year long help girls see
In Ethiopia blindness and low vision are more prevalent among females. More girls and women than men are blind due to eye diseases such as trachoma. Trachoma disfigures and blinds three times as...
 
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