Blindness is a global health problem causing untold suffering and costing the world billions annually. But this is a solvable problem. 29 million people could see tomorrow if only they had access to eye care. Your gift today gives the power of sight and changes lives forever.

Help Those in Greatest Need - Any $ amount

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Choose to give any amount you like to provide eye care for those in greatest need. With this gift you are restoring sight and preventing blindness in some of the poorest regions of the world through training, surgery, glasses, medicine and outreach. We will put your gift to work where it is needed most.

Gift of Sight Child 1

Prescription Glasses for 5 Children $25

Help 5 children see. Five pairs of glasses will bring their world into focus and transform their lives.

Gift of Sight Child 2

Eye Screenings for Children $50

Screen children in schools and orphanages for eye problems early to ensure they have healthy vision for life.

Gift of Sight Child 3

Restore the Eyesight of a Child $150

Cure a child's blindness with cataract surgery including a lens implant. Follow-up care is provided along with glasses, medications and transportation.

Gift of Sight Adult 1

Provide Medicine to Prevent Blindness $15

Prevent a lifetime of blindness by supplying eye drops to treat infections.

Gift of Sight Adult 2

Prescription Glasses for 5 Adults $25

Help 5 people see. Five pairs of glasses will bring the world into focus and transform lives.

Gift of Sight Adult 3

Restore the Eyesight of an Adult $50

Help a blind person see with a 15-minute cataract operation including a lens implant, post-op care, medications and transportation.

Gift of Sight Women and Girls 1

Help Women and Girls See $100

The majority of the world’s blind are women and girls. With this gift you are supporting community-based programs that help women and girls get the eye care they need and deserve.

Gift of Sight Women and Girls 2

Train Eye Care Advocates $50

Train a village member to become a community eye care advocate who identifies, counsels and refers community members to local eye care services.

Gift of Sight Worker 1

Ophthalmic Nurse Training $100

Help train an ophthalmic nurse to provide basic eye care to a community. With this knowledge they can diagnose and treat 90% of all eye conditions.

Gift of Sight Worker 2

Community Field Worker Training $100

Assist in training a field worker to find people with blindness and eye disease in remote communities and ensure they get to the hospital for care.

Gift of Sight Worker 3

Cataract Surgeon Training $250

Create a sustainable eye care program for generations to come by helping train a local eye surgeon to do thousands of cataract operations per year.