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Telephone Upgrade 

FFS is upgrading its tele‎phone system, which will result in some down-time on our phones.Should you be unable to reach us by telephone and need immediate assistance, please contact Arthur Makar, Executive Director, by email -- arthur@fightforsight.com or on his cell phone, 917-656-9610.

 Thanks and happy holidays.

 


Our year-end campaign is underway! 

Please make a donation to eye research.
Click here to make a donation today. 
 

Save The Date!
The Lights-On Gala!

This years spectacular Gala was held October 27th and it was a fabulous event.

View pictures from the event  

Strike for Sight
Thank you to all the bowlers, the sponsors and to John LaSpina for his 50 years of dedicated service to Fight for Sight.

(View photos of the event)

 



Did you know that Amazon.com will contribute to Fight for Sight with each purchase you make on Amazon Prime?
Click here to set it up! 

Fight for Sight will be announcing the winners of its
2014 Summer Student Fellowships, Grants-in-Aid and Post-Doctoral Fellowships in the Spring. To view previous winners, click here to view our Grants page. 

Fight for Sight has partnerships with the Lions Eye Research Institute, Aniridia Foundation International and Prevent Blindness America, among others. The Lions Eye Research Institute co-funds  a Summer Student Fellowship focusing on eye banking/tissue restoration. Aniridia Foundation International co-funds a Summer Student Fellowship relating to Aniridia. Prevent Blindness America co-funds a public-health related Grant-in-Aid. A grant from the Earl and Shirley Herbst Eye Research Fund, a Connecticut based charity, supports two Summer Student Fellowships in 2013 and 2014.