AccuVision believes in giving back to our community. That’s why in we participate in two charitable programs that help underprivileged people see clearly.
Sheriff’s Youth Ranch
Sheriff’s Youth Ranch is a non-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of some of the 15 million at-risk youth. AccuVision is committed to assisting this group by providing eye exams and glasses to some of the young residents housed at the ranch each year.
Lions Club International
AccuVision helps Lions Clubs International, which has been collecting and recycling used eyeglasses for more than 60 years. It is the world’s largest service club organization with 1.4 million members in more than 44,000 clubs in 185 countries. Lions Clubs specialize in working with the blind and visually impaired.
Other worthy sight related organizations are:
American Foundation for the Blind
Improves accessibility for the visually impaired.
Bright Focus Foundation
Funds research for macular degeneration and glaucoma, and provides resources to the community.
Healthy Eyes Healthy People
Public-private initiative to improve the eye and visual health of the American public.
Infant SEE Program
Affords a one-time, comprehensive eye assessment at no cost for infants in their first years of life.
Serves individuals who are blind or visually impaired.
National Association of Community Health Centers
The AOA is working to improve access to community health centers for eye and vision care services.
National Keratoconus Foundation
Increases awareness of Keratoconus and supports research.
One Clear Vision
Works with people that have Degenerative Vitreous Syndrome (DVS) / severe eye floaters.
Optometry Giving Sight
Supports programs that offer eye exams and glasses in poor and developing countries.
Prevent Blindness America
Provides vision screenings for millions of children and adults each year.
The Vision of Children Foundation
Is dedicated to the eradication of hereditary childhood blindness and vision disorders.
Provides free information to those who suffer from vision loss and their loved ones.
Provides basic eye health and vision care services free of charge to the uninsured, low-income people and their families.
Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity
Provides vision care services to people below the poverty level around the world.