Collaboration to Provide Vision Care Advances SDG#17: Partnerships for the Goals

RestoringVision lives and breathes partnerships. This is in our DNA and our founding was built on the power of partnerships with people and organizations working together to restore vision for people living on less than $2 a day, who lack access to a 13th-century invention – a pair of eyeglasses – and the ability to afford them.

Clear Vision Advances United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #10: Reduced Inequalities

By Pelin Munis, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, RestoringVision Clear vision is vital for leveling the playing field for people living on less than $2 a day. Our work to restore sight lies at the intersection of global health, education, and economic development and contributes to reducing inequalities worldwide. The United Nations states that “much of […]

Vision Health Interventions Advance United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth

By Pelin Munis, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, RestoringVision Restoring someone’s sight is the single most cost-effective health intervention to reduce poverty, according to the World Health Organization. The UN Resolution Vision for Everyone states, “Recognizing that improved vision and optimized functional ability for people with blindness or vision impairment leads to improvement in employment prospects, […]

Teenager Aims to Change the World by Doing Good with Eyeglasses

At 13 years old, Sienna already has her sights set on changing the world. “Eyesight is one of the most important gifts we have and if you get involved in this work or donate, you can see how much you have changed someone’s life by helping them to see the world clearly again,” she said. This […]

Journey of a Pair of Glasses Part II: The Final Mile

RestoringVision’s mission to empower lives by restoring vision for millions of people in need requires an all-hands-on-deck approach to solving the global vision crisis. From the moment a pair of eyeglasses begins the journey of making its way to the most remote parts of the world from our distribution center in Lockbourne, Ohio or our […]

Meet Devora Kaiser: RestoringVision’s Customer Service Supervisor

Devora Kaiser, RestoringVision’s Customer Service Supervisor, has dedicated 15 years of her career to helping people to see clearly through her role at RestoringVision. Devora received what she refers to as her “Customer Service Boot Camp Training” with a Total Quality Management (TQM) organization in the 1980s.  From that point on, in one form or […]