Worldwide, 25% of all kids age 12 and younger have vision deficiencies and yet 80% of all learning during those 12 years comes through the eyes.
With over 300,000 glasses given and millions more in desperate need, Sight the World needs partners like you who are able to help fund this amazing platform of giving sight.
There are about 500,000,000 young people and children across the world that need assistance to see clearly. These children now have access to professional eye care at no cost to them. This will help them see more clearly, improve their academic work, and help them throughout their lives. These services are available to any person in need of life-changing eyewear and it’s all for free.
Make a Difference Today
Your support provides eye glasses to students in low-income communities, and will help a child in need. For a child with correctable vision issues, glasses have an immediate and positive impact. Contributions of any amount will help a child in need, and will positively impact a child’s life.
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How will my donation actually help?
A cool, brand new pair of glasses costs Sight The World™ about $10.00 to produce for a child. A reoccurring monthly donation of $20.00 will give 24 needy children a pair of cool new glasses each year.
Is this EyeCare4Kids™ a legitimate Charity?
With an A+ rating from the BBB (Better Business Bureau) and a verified actual usage rate per donated dollar of 97 cents, meaning that 97 cents (2018) of every donated dollar goes to directly to help kids in need, Sight The World™ is extremely unique in its mission – provide as many high-quality glasses to as many needy kids worldwide as possible.
Is donating difficult?
The process of donating to help needy kids get the eyeglasses they desperately need, is easy and makes an immediate and direct impact
Easy – click on the donate button to engage in our easy-to-navigate donation page. We only ask for ‘must have’ information to guard your privacy and are protected by an SSL Encryption to guard your valuable information.
Impact – every $10 of donation goes directly to help a child with eye care needs they cannot afford themselves. If you chose to commit to a reoccurring donation you can help children every month of the year receive new glasses to help them excel in their learning and day-to-day living.
The worldwide outreach starts with you
Your donation of any amount immediately goes to help one or more children see and be able to live a more productive, fulfilled life! The need is great and the time is now to step forward to help these kids!
How long has this charity been helping needy kids?
Sight The World’s™ parent charity, EyeCare4Kids™, was established in 2001 to help needy children obtain free glasses to improve sight and their educational advancement through ground based clinics. Sight The World is a new extension of that process via the internet that allows any child in the world to log on and go through a simple process to get their own free glasses sent to them.
How many children have been helped by the charity?
Nearly 400,000. Help us make it a Million.
How can you provide high-quality, good looking glasses so inexpensively?
Because of the hard-earned reputation of Sight The World’s™ parent charity (EyeCare4Kids™), major eye care providers throughout the world provide quality glasses and lenses to the charity at greatly reduced prices.
What is the global impact of Sight the World™?
Thousands of children in Africa, Asia, Central and South America have been help through the charity. EyeCare4Kids™ is actually opening up a new on-ground clinic in Africa soon.
What else can I do to help this worthy cause?
Anyone with a passion for helping the needy, particularly in this important endeavor of helping them see better, can contact our national headquarters to see how one may help (see ‘contact us’). There are many options open.
Your questions are important to us. Please reach out to us if you have a question or any comments that you would like to share. Thank you for your support!