Patient Stories

Thanks to the support of donors, the Eye Care Foundation helps many people. The special, personal stories of eye patients show you that your donation can change their lives.

    Prevent avoidable blindness.
    Give people a chance of a better life.

    The Eye Care Foundation helps prevent and cure avoidable blindness and visual impairment in developing countries. Worldwide there are 285 million people with visual impairments. 39 million of these people are blind, 246 million are visually impaired. A massive 90% of people with visual disabilities live in developing countries. In developing countries, blindness leads to major economic and social problems. Blind people can no longer work normally and are dependent on family members and friends. 80% is avoidable or can be cured; For example,  cataract surgery or a good pair of glasses. It may be a simple solution, but without the financial help of you as a donor, it is impossible for us to achieve this.