GVS x Restoring Vision: Invite Clients to Give the Gift of Sight

New York, NY (January, 2017) — General Vision Services (GVS) is proud to announce a partnership with RestoringVision in a world-wide effort to bring clear vision to people in need. RestoringVision is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing free new glasses to disadvantaged people in developing nations. As of January 1, 2017, every time a […]

Contact Lens King to Support Prevent Blindness

CHICAGO (Oct., 2016)  To support healthy vision and fight against vision impairment and blindness, Contact Lens King Inc., has partnered with Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest voluntary eye health and safety organization. With this partnership, Contact Lens King, in collaboration with Prevent Blindness, is hoping to further promote the awareness and the importance of maintaining […]

SmartBuyGlasses Partners With SightSavers Million Miracles

Buying a pair of specs will help give the gift of sight to a blind person in a developing country International development charity Sightsavers and global online retailer The SmartBuyGlasses Optical Group have teamed up, so that for every pair of prescription glasses bought on any SmartBuyGlasses website throughout the month of April, £1.50 will […]

Prevent Blindness x Bausch+Lomb For MacularDegeneration Month

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – From Valentine’s Day to American Heart Health Month, February is traditionally the most heart-driven month of the year. This February, Bausch + Lomb is partnering with Prevent Blindness preventblindness.org, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety organization, dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight, to encourage the public to give vision […]

Prevent Blindness Adds New Members to National Board of Directors

CHICAGO (Nov. 12, 2015) – Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety organization, has announced that Richard Sanchez, Managing Partner of  Visibility Management, has been named Chair-Elect of the Prevent Blindness Board of Directors.  Neil Levine, Executive Director, Marketing – Ophthalmology at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Nancy Tuffin, Head of Health Policy, […]

Prevent Blindness Names Former First Lady Laura Bush as the 2015 Person of Vision Award

CHICAGO (Sept., 2015) – Prevent Blindness, the nation’s leading volunteer eye health and safety organization dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight, has chosen Mrs. Laura Bush, former First Lady of the United States, as the recipient of the 2015 Prevent Blindness Person of Vision Award.  The award will be presented at the Prevent Blindness […]

WestGroupe Joins Think About Your Eyes Initiative

Alexandria, VA (April , 2015) – WestGroupe, an industry leader offering a premium selection of international brands catering to a more discerning eyewear customer, is the latest industry partner to support Think About Your Eyes, a national public awareness campaign aimed at educating consumers on the benefits of vision health. With this new addition, the […]