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Years of unnecessary pain for thousands of Ethiopian children

Thousands of children in Ethiopia are being pulled out of school and forced to live a life of isolation due to the painful and blinding eye disease trachoma. Read More »

Orbis FEH Lands in Hanoi to Conduct Training Program

May 26, 2015 - Orbis, in cooperation with longtime global sponsor FedEx, has brought the Flying Eye Hospital (FEH)—the world’s only accredited ophthalmic training hospital aboard a DC-10 aircraft—to Hanoi, Vietnam for the first time. Read More »

Orbis Improves Access to Quality Eye Care

Limited access to quality eye care is a global issue that affects millions due to lack of transportation, inability to cover expenses or lack of education about where to receive help.  Read More »

Video: School Students visit Orbis India

Amara and Shania show us a glimpse of their experiences of India and Orbis in action. Read More »

Celebrating International Nurses Day in Vietnam on the Flying Eye Hospital

Nurse Cherelyn Victor's blog straight from the Flying Eye Hospital in Vietnam Read More »

International Nurses Day - Interactive Map

Nurses provide 90% of all health care worldwide and their role tackling avoidable blindness is vital; often filling in gaps where services are missing. We're proud of the incredible role they play and would like you to join us on a tour of just some of the great work being carried out. Read More »

Orbis and Partnering Foundation Grant Patient’s One Wish

May 7, 2015 - One Wish tells the life-changing story of Hoa, a Vietnamese girl whose strabismus—a condition which can eventually lead to blindness—was not only negatively affecting her vision, but her confidence at school.  Read More »

Orbis Raffle 2015 Lucky Draw Result

Orbis Raffle 2015 lucky draw was hold on May 7th, 2015 witnessed by Ms. Sevina Leung, CPA, volunteer auditor and the representative from Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau. Read More »

The chic matted-coloured Orbis plane pendants are officially landed

By ordering our chic matte-coloured Orbis Flying Eye Hospital pendant for just HK$30, you can now use your happiness to help transform blindness into sight all over the Third World! Read More »

The Orbis FEH Conducts Training Program in Hue for the First Time

May 5, 2015 – Orbis has returned to Vietnam for the 6th time to deliver a two-week intensive ophthalmic training for eye professionals in Hue, Vietnam.  Read More »

Orbis London Marathon runners storm to the finish line

On Sunday 26th April, four Orbis runners braved the chilly conditions to take on the monumental task of running 26.2 miles. They did this in aid of those suffering from preventable blindness in areas of need around the world.  Read More »

Orbis Mongolia Summer See-n-Feel Tour 2015

Join Orbis Mongolia Summer See-n-Feel Tour and witness the life-transforming miracles you helped created in Mongolia! Read More »

Orbis Takes to Tanzania to Improve Eye Health Human Resources

April 21, 2015 - Orbis visited Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre in Moshi, Tanzania on Mar. 2 to assess how Orbis and partner organizations can help strengthen the Centre’s existing Human Resources activities to achieve an even higher quality of eye care.  Read More »

Stephen Pau takes on toughest challenge yet for Orbis

Stephen Pau has been supporting Orbis for over seven years. The UTMB 'Ultramarathons' take place across the Alps, in France, Italy and Switzerland. Read More »

Our journey exploring eye care in India

Shreya was given the chance to visit Orbis supported programmes in India as part of a journalism initiative sponsored by her school, this is her experience.  Read More »

Experiencing a life changing programme

Shania was given the chance to visit Orbis supported programmes in India as part of a journalism initiative sponsored by her school, this is her experience.  Read More »

Screening Camp and Meeting the Trainees

Rosie was given the chance to visit Orbis supported programmes in India as part of a journalism initiative sponsored by her school, this is her experience.  Read More »

Out of focus: Seeing India through a cataract

Amara was given the chance to visit Orbis supported programmes in India as part of a journalism initiative sponsored by her school, this is her experience.  Read More »

Over 3,100 walkers unite with one heart to save sight worldwide at 16th Orbis Walk for Sight

The 16th Orbis Walk for Sight attracted a bumper field of over 3,100 kind-hearted participants. Held at Tai Tam Country Park, the event succeeded in raising an encouraging HK$2,000,000. Orbis’s global sight-saving teams will use to build a brighter future for countless thousands of blind or visually impaired people worldwide. Read More »

Thanks for making so many impossible dreams come true!

Orbis sincerely thanks our individual and organization supporters in Macau for your generosity in 2014. Read More »

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