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Theresa’s Story: A Heartwarming Follow-up

February 13, 2015 - Theresa recently returned to Kitwe Eye Hospital, where an Orbis-trained surgeon operated on her left eye. Now 15 years old, she is continuing her studies and has dreams of being a lawyer. Read More »

Orbis Rafffle 2015

Why not share your happiness and health with the needlessly sightless children worldwide by supporting our annual Orbis Raffle 2015? Read More »

OMEGA Premieres Orbis Documentary Starring Cindy Crawford

OMEGA hosted an event at the New York Historical Society on Thursday, Feb. 5 to celebrate the premiere of “The Hospital in the Sky,” a documentary about Orbis’s Flying Eye Hospital (FEH) starring longtime OMEGA brand ambassador Cindy Crawford. Read More »

Why thousands of children are at risk of going blind

Thousands of children could be left permanently blind from an easily treatable condition if they are not reached in time.  Read More »

The Health Development Army volunteer making a difference

How a mother of four in Ethiopia is leading the way in transforming the lives of her rural community... Read More »

The man behind the plane

Dr Gomaa is the Medical Director for the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital, and we thought you might like to hear a little more about the man himself Read More »

Orbis Launches Pediatric Eye Health Project in Mongolia

February 3, 2015 - Orbis and partner organizations gathered in late 2014 to celebrate the launch of the new “Pediatric Vision Network”—an initiative which will establish a comprehensive network of vision care in rural Mongolia. Read More »

AWAS Mission for Vision Ball 2015

On 22 January 2015 AWAS hosted the eighth Mission for Vision Ball in aid of Orbis Ireland. The Ball is held in conjunction with the annual Air Finance Conference in Dublin and, since 2008, has raised a phenomenal €1,000,000 for Orbis' sight-saving work.  Read More »

A&L Goodbody Air Finance Run

On Wednesday 21 January 2015 A&L Goodbody held the first ever Air Finance 5KM Run in aid of Orbis.  Read More »

2015 Orbis Raffle Sales– Share the festive joy with love!

By supporting our 2015 Orbis Raffle sales, every HK$10 ticket you buy will not only help spread good wishes and good fortune to everyone you know. Your generosity will also support our sight-saving work and give you the opportunity of winning fantastic prizes! Read More »

Walk with one heart and save sight worldwide Join us at Orbis Walk for Sight 2015

The 16th annual Orbis Walk for Sight is ready to welcome the arrival of spring season. And we would be delighted if you and your loved ones would once again grace us with your presence at this meaningful event! Read More »

2015 Orbis Blindfold Lunch

2015 will again see us organize a fourth annual Blindfold Lunch campaign. The ultimate aim is to encourage local schoolkids to cherish their sight by experiencing first hand a small taste of the difficulties blind people face every day! Read More »

What the UK thinks about sight

National and Regional stats on UK eye health knowledge. Read More »

Orbis “Sight Saving Little Lamb” Coin Box

From March to April this year, we are organizing our seventh Creative Eye-Care Campaign – “Sight Saving Little Lamb” Coin Box. We now cordially invite all kindergarten students to participate in this meaningful activity. Read More »

Santander Wembley Presents Orbis with over £3,000 from Fundraising Walk

Orbis was presented with a cheque for £3,384 at the official opening of Santander's new branch in Wembley. Read More »

Orbis Thanks You for Your Support This Year

2014 was an exciting year for Orbis. Through our work with local partners, we continued to work relentlessly to achieve quality eye health for all.  Read More »

Orbis Red Pocket Charity Sale 2015

It’s time to help make CNY even more meaningful by supporting our annual Red Pocket Charity Sale! Read More »

Make Vision a Reality This Giving Season

Give back this holiday season by helping Orbis’s vision of sustainable eye care for all become a reality.  Read More »

Orbis Flying Eye Hospital Earns AAAASFI Accreditation

December 5, 2014 - Orbis has demonstrated its commitment to patient safety by gaining accreditation from the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities International (AAAASFI) for its Flying Eye Hospital (FEH).  Read More »

#GivingTuesday: Asegedech’s Story

December 2nd is #GivingTuesday, a day to reflect on how we can be part of a change in the lives of others. Asegedech needed help, and thanks to generous donors, she received it. Read More »

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