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Fight for Sight Appreciates All the Participants in the 2016 Strike for Sight Fundraiser

67-19 Parsons Blvd.
Flushing, NY 11365

You can still sponsor a Bowling Lane in honor of a family member or friend for a donation of $100 by going to the donate page on this website and scrolling down the description to Special Event Gift. All donations to this event will be appreciated and recognized in our 2016 Annual Report.



The 2016 Lights-On Gala & Silent Auction was a tremendous success. We would like to thank all who attended, who donated, and of course, thanks to our honorees!

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2017 Grant Submission

The link for submitting 2017 Grant Applications is available as of October 1st.

Click here to view.



 ARVO 2016

On May 2nd, Fight for Sight honored Drs. Lawrence A. Yannuzzi and Vinit B. Mahajan at the ARVO 2016 Weisenfld Reception.  


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

2016 Fight for Sight (FFS) grant applications are due on or before 12:00 AM on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. Winners of FFS's 2016 Summer Student Fellowships, Grants-in-Aid and Post-Doctoral Awards will be announced in the Spring.

Fight for Sight partners with several other eye and vision research organizations including the International Retinal Research Foundation, which co-funds two Grants-in-Aid for retinal-related projects; 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 and; the Earl and Shirley Herbst Eye Research Fund which will co-sponsor two Summer Student Fellowships during 2016 and 2017. 

To view previous winners, click here to view our Grants page