Gifts for every occasion!

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Happy spring, everyone! If you’re like me, your calendar for the next few months is filling up quickly with birthday celebrations, engagement parties, hockey wrap-up parties (for my grandkids) and, of course, spring cleaning, gardening and golfing. Whew! On top of all that, you might be worrying about when you’re going to have time to… Continue Reading Gifts for every occasion!

Merry Christmas to all!

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On behalf of the staff, board members and volunteers at Operation Eyesight, I’d like to extend our heartfelt thanks to you for your support over the past year. Merry Christmas and warmest wishes for a safe and joyous holiday season! And for all those last-minute shoppers out there, the deadline to mail holiday cards may… Continue Reading Merry Christmas to all!

What kind of holiday shopper are you?

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It’s hard to believe, but there are only 12 sleeps left until Christmas! For some of you, the thought of having less than two weeks to prepare might have you panicking a little bit. How on earth are you going to get all of your shopping done in time? For others, the thought of having… Continue Reading What kind of holiday shopper are you?

World Sight Day 2016: Highlights

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On October 13, 2016, we celebrated World Sight Day with our partners, colleagues, patients and donors across the globe. Our teams in India, Ghana, Kenya, Zambia and Canada planned a variety of activities to educate others about avoidable blindness and showcase this year’s World Sight Day theme, “Stronger Together.” In India, we co-hosted celebrations in… Continue Reading World Sight Day 2016: Highlights

Sharing our knowledge with the eye health community

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This week, representatives from Operation Eyesight (including yours truly) are headed to Durban, South Africa for the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness’s 10th General Assembly. Our team will join 1,600 other delegates to discuss public health issues related to blindness and visual impairment. We submitted seven abstracts to the program committee, and we’re… Continue Reading Sharing our knowledge with the eye health community