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Will you help thousands of children to see clearly this Christmas? It's a great time to give because all donations made NOW until **17TH JANUARY 2020** will be doubled! Read more
Will you help thousands of children to see clearly this Christmas? All donations raised between 27th Nov- 5th Dec will be doubled.**UPDATE: We're almost there ... all donations will be doubled until midnight, 9th Dec**
As a Friend of Vision Aid Overseas you will know that your regular donations are going to help where the need is greatest.
Every person deserves the right to clear vision. Donate today and help transform lives through the gift of clear vision.
Go for Glasses is our virtual challenge, which means you can take part anywhere! The challenge runs for three months, starting Jan 3rd and ending on March 31st. Take part as an individual or a team, and choose your activity, distance and fundraising target.
Will you help thousands of children to see clearly this Christmas? It's a great time to give because all donations made NOW until **17TH JANUARY 2020** will be doubled!
Starting from only £48 per year, which is just £4 per month, you could become part of the solution to transforming access to eye care and glasses in Africa. Subscribe today to become a member.
For as little as £5, you can now receive a glasses recycling pack posted to your door step.
Please note, one recycling pack can fit a maximum of 3 pairs of glasses (100g) without cases.
Only available in the UK. Donate, Recycle and Transform lives.
Our critical work goes on day by day, but it's only through the kind gifts and hard work of our fund raisers we can continue to do this.
Fundraise to Support Schools in Ethiopia so that children living in poverty get the education and life chances they deserve through the gift of improved vision. Simply set up your page, chossing 'Support a School Fundraising' and we'll be in touch to help you reach your target!
Dont' worry if you can't commit to raising £5,000 - we can talk about this.
Support a school now
Through the Support a School initiative, Essilor will be ensuring that each and every child at adopted schools will receive an eye test and if needed, a pair of glasses to correct their vision.
To help fund the great work VAO do
I will be running in the 2020 London Marathon and simultaneously hoping to reach my fundraising goal of £2000 to contribute to providing eyecare and glasses to those in need.
I am fundraising for Vision Aid Overseas to help provide eyecare in Ethiopia this summer!
I'm Fiona, an optometrist working in Scotland, and in October 2019 I will be travelling to Kabwe in Zambia with Vision Aid Overseas to deliver a refraction skills course to Zambian health workers. Before I depart on my assignment, I am aiming to fundraise £1,700 to help support the work of Vision Aid Overseas. I am planning a number of different fundraising events this year, the biggest will be a 214 mile cycle from Inverness to Glasgow!Please note that the money fundraised today will not d
I am an optometrist, who truly enjoys helping people in my work and see's the importance of good vision on a daily basis and how this impacts a persons life.
I am an Optician and would love to use my platform to raise awareness for such a good cause whilst keeping fit for 3 months. My main platform is IG @suzana.fitness
Everyone has a right to see
300 Million people in the developing world do not have spectacles to live an ordinary life due to poverty and lack of optical services.
I am fundraising for Vision Aid Overseas to help provide eye care in Zambia this November!
To enable people living in poverty to access affordable spectacles and eyecare.
Jonathan Hall Opticians is fundraising for Vision Aid Overseas
As an optician in the UK, I appreciate the level of expert eye-care that we often take for granted. As such I am running in the 2020 London Marathon to raise money for Vision Aid Overseas.
I am running the Great North Run for Vision Aid Overseas
To raise funds for a worthy charity
I am running the Run Gatwick 5km for Vision Aid Overseas!
I am running in the 2020 London Marathon for Vision Aid Overseas. VAO works to ensure that everyone, regardless of their gender, economic status and geographical location, has access to affordable eye care services and glasses.
I am running the London Marathon next year and have been involved with Vision Aid Overseas for over 20 years and completed more than 15 projects, teaching, training and providing spectacles.
I gained a London Marathon ballot place and want to use the opportunity to raise funds for a charity I already have connections with.
To help fight poverty by transforming access to eye care and glasses in Africa
One simple and clear vision: To provide children and adults in Africa with the gift of good sight, the chance to learn, and the chance to earn.
I am going on an assignment in May 2019 for 2 weeks to teach low vision to Optical students in the north of Zambia.
"Those of you that know me personally, will know that my passion lies in optics and helping others. Nothing is more rewarding than knowing I have genuinely made a difference to my patients’ lives."