Sightsavers works to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote equal opportunities for disabled people in India.
Work and Achievements
Sightsavers is a global development organisation that works with partners in over 30countries to eliminate avoidable blindness and fights for the rights and needs of the people who are visually impaired or blind.
In India since 1966, Sightsavers work has enabled millions of people to lead lives of independence and dignity . We have educated, counselled trained and rehabilitated people who are visually impaired or blind and helped extend the reach of eye services to the least served areas of India
In 2015 your support has made this possible:
1.6 million eye screenings
1,32,144 sight restoration surgeries
1,22,138 spectacles for people in need
Fund Utilisation Statement
The proceeds from the Marathon will be utilised towards preventing avoidable blindness