Eyes of Hope: a Million More

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Eyes of Hope: a Million More

At VSP Global®, our mission is simple: We help people see.

And the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) is dedicated, and focused on, creating healthy cities.

In 2016, we will work to bring eye care to those in need by co-hosting multi-day events in 10 cities across the U.S. For each event, VSP will provide no-cost eye exams and glasses for qualifying adults and children in need through our VSP Mobile Eyes® program.

Beyond 2016, we will work with the cities to determine how to create sustainable access to eye care services even when the mobile eye clinics are gone. This will support VSP’s larger goal of providing access to eye care to 1 million individuals by 2020.

Visit www.vspglobal.com/millionmore for more information.

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VSP Global Doubles Original 2020 Commitment to Provide Access to Eye Care and Eyewear
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., August 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ – “I was 9 years old and went to my school nurse because I was having trouble seeing the board,” said Jenna Lancaster. “The nurse knew of a program from VSP that could help our family with getting the eye exam and glasses, something that provided my mom a sense of relief because she was worried she couldn’t...
Aug 1, 2018 11:00 AM ET
VSP Global and U.S. Conference of Mayors Partner for Second Year to Provide Access to Eye Care to Communities in Need
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., March 30, 2017 /3BL Media/- San Francisco resident Mounir Ebdellaoi has depended on his glasses to see since age 14. Ebdellaoi lives in one of the city’s most distressed neighborhoods and was recently mugged and his eyewear was destroyed in the altercation. “You don’t know what it’s like not to see,” Ebdellaoi explained. “I could not function without glasses,...
Mar 29, 2017 5:25 PM ET
‘Mobile Eyes’ Clinics Provide Free Eye Exams to Those in Need
While making general health care accessible to all has been a focal point for the most recent federal administration, bringing specialty health services like optometry to underserved communities has not been the priority. Senator Andy Vidak, however, has made it his mission to help ensure those in the rural parts of California Senate District 14 have access to eye care.  ...
Dec 28, 2016 8:20 AM ET
VSP Global and U.S. Conference of Mayors Wrap Up 10-City Tour
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., November 14, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and VSP Global announced today that more than 10,000 adults and children across the country have received access to no-cost eye care and eyewear at the culmination of their yearlong partnership...
Nov 14, 2016 12:00 AM ET
VSP Global® and U.S. Conference of Mayors Pass Half-Way Point of Yearlong Partnership
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. – The U.S. Conference of Mayors and VSP Global announced today that more than 6,000 adults and children across the country have received free eye care and eyewear if needed during the first half of their yearlong partnership to help people who need it most. ...
Sep 14, 2016 2:00 PM ET