LCIF and VSP Global are Committed to Improving Access to Eye Care
Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) and VSP Global are teaming up in 2016 to improve access to clear, healthy vision in eight U.S. cities!
LCIF and VSP have launched a pilot partnership to improve access to eye care by offering no-cost comprehensive eye exams and, if prescribed, glasses to benefit up to 5,000 adults and children who qualify.
The pilot partnership is operating through January 2017 and will provide local Lions club districts and local Lions clubs with Eyes of Hope gift certificates for persons in need in each of the following metro areas:
• Chicago, Illinois
• Columbus, Ohio
• Long Island and Greater New York City, New York
• Baltimore City, Maryland
• Atlanta, Georgia
• Portland, Oregon
• Sacramento, California
• Grand Rapids, Michigan
“LCIF and Lions clubs are proud to expand our community outreach and partnership in cooperation with VSP Global,” says LCIF Chairperson Joe Preston. “LCIF is committed to improving sight in underserved communities around the world. There are resources available to help people with limited vision and we are happy to be a part of the solution to the problem.”