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Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India

by Project Prakash Foundation
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Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
Bring Sight to Blind Children in Rural India
May 21, 2018

Working Hard In India to Help Children

Eye care screening in India
Eye care screening in India
Advancing a Humanitarian Purpose and Scientific Query 

Since the start of the year, Project Prakash has screened dozens children from across India. Our team has conducted many eye care camps across the northern swaths of India where poverty is most acute. Through our screenings, we have met with families with multiple members suffering from bilateral cataracts. We have traveled into the interiors of north-central India to meet and counsel with families, such as one who have multiple children suffering from bilateral cataracts and were faced with the difficult choice between food and healthcare.

Furthering Our Understanding of Vision 

Project Prakash earned 1st runner up prize for "Best Poster" Presentation at Vision 2020 13th Annual Conference in Raipur in 2017 as well. 

Project Prakash has been active in vision research since its inception and continues to publish in the field.  

Expanding Our Team 

These advancements would not be possible without the support of a talented on-the-ground team in India.

Over the last year, Project Prakash made key hires to further our mission. Over the next six months, our goal is to keep journeying into villages, slums and rural regions to identify, screen and operate on more children. We remain committed to excellence in research to ultimately share those findings with the world.

Thank you again for your support. Onward to the second half of the year. We're glad you're with us.  

Children During An Eye Camp
Children During An Eye Camp
Prakash children
Prakash children
Getting His Eyes Checked
Getting His Eyes Checked
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Project Prakash Foundation

Location: Cambridge, MA - USA
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Project Leader:
Pawan Sinha
Founder
Cambridge, MA United States

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