Give a Ugandan child the gift of perfect vision for just £7

RAISED £2,800.00 GOAL £5,000.00

Glassesonspec'S STORY

TwitterFacebook

Glassesonspec have teamed up with us to donate free glasses to the children we help.

Uganda has just four pediatric opthamologists and three registered optometrists serving a population of 34 million people. Glaucoma (the leading cause of irreversible blindness), cataract and refraction errors are on the rise yet many children have no access to eye health services.

 

The schools we visit are often crowded sometimes with up to 100 children per class. The blackboards are old and worn so many children struggle to see what they need to learn.

Visual impairment has a serious impact on children. Those who can’t see the blackboard properly will fall behind with many having to repeat a year or leave school damaging their changes of getting a decent job and escaping poverty.

 

Glassesonspec want to ensure that every child gets the eye care they need so they can do well at school. Teaming up with us we’ll work together to provide as many children as possible with a eye test and free glasses where needed.

 

Over 3000 children have already received an eye-test with Glassesonspec donating over 1000 free pairs of glasses to those who need them. We also identified children who needed eye surgery.

The glasses are made up by staff and friends of Glassesonspec in their spare time. A £7 donation will cover the costs of the eye tests we provide (including travel costs as we drive out to the most remote areas).

 

 

Donate

Simply select one of our pre-defined donation amounts, or alternatively enter your preferred donation amount.
£20
£30
£50
£100
Please enter your preferred donation amount.

Raising Money For Glassesonspec

RECENT DONATIONS

Anonymous

Love our painting and love the cause x

Anonymous

Anonymous Donation

Sue Nowlan

Go will! ����‍♂️����‍♂️����‍♂️����‍♂️����‍♂️����‍♂️����‍♂️����‍♂️

£50.00

Helen Bradshaw

Thank you again to Sue Nowlan's artistic genius and generositt

£200.00

Susan Nowlan

This is Rosemary's donation

£195.00

Rachel Green

Couldn't be happier to be giving a home to Elvis the Avocet, created by the super-talented Susie Nolan, in exchange for a donation to this fabulous cause!

£195.00

Helen Bradshaw

Fabulous idea that I am lucky to supporting buying one of Sue Nowlan's paintings

£200.00

Anonymous

Excited to support such a good cause through Sue.

Charlotte Swift

Brilliant idea and well done to all those volunteers who give up their time to make up the glasses.

£30.00

Natasha Foskett

£48.00

will luff

Great work Humanity Direct

£20.00

Nairo Smithe

Thank you Glassesonspec

£20.00

Showing 5 of 12
Humanity Direct
Email: hello@humanitydirect.org
Mobile: 07725 813 010

Charity Number 1152275
2015© Humanity Direct
Follow Us
Twitter
Facebook
Linked In