RestoringVision and ACHAP Launch the Africa Clear Sight Partnership

By Mark Lorey, Vice President of Global Programs and Impact, RestoringVision RestoringVision is rapidly expanding its strategic partnerships in Africa, the part of the world where poverty is most widespread and severe.  It is estimated that more than 100 million people living in poverty on the African continent have presbyopia.  Few have access to reading […]

RestoringVision Team Meets with Key Nigerian Leaders in Government and Faith Communities

By Mark Lorey, Vice President of Global Programs and Impact, RestoringVision In February, leaders of RestoringVision’s Programs and Impact team met with leaders of the National Eye Health Programme in the Nigerian Ministry of Health and Social Welfare. Together with RestoringVision partners ACHAP and the Christian Health Association of Nigeria (CHAN), they discussed opportunities to contribute […]

Launched Feb. 20: New Ordering Platform for Partners

RestoringVision recently launched a new platform for partners ordering eyeglasses to serve people living in extreme poverty. To make this transition as smooth as possible for you, our valued partners, we wanted to share some key information about next steps and the new platform’s benefits before you have the chance to order glasses for the […]

Livelihood Impact Fund’s Eyeglasses Initiative Awards RestoringVision with Grant to Expand and Replicate Innovative Programs Providing Vision Screenings and Reading Glasses for People Living in Poverty

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (January 31, 2024) – RestoringVision is thrilled to begin partnering with the Livelihood Impact Fund to advance the organizations’ mutual goal of solving the global presbyopia crisis, in which 826 million people worldwide lack the ability to access and afford  the reading glasses they need to see clearly. The Livelihood Impact Fund’s […]

Meet RestoringVision’s Vice President, People: Fredric Lomangino

Fredric Lomangino joined RestoringVision as Vice President, People in November 2023.  Fredric leads RestoringVision’s People function and is responsible for human resources, talent acquisition, and culture strategy as a member of the senior leadership team.  Fredric has successfully held positions at several other nonprofits, including the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions, the global […]