Friday, April 29, 2016 12:15 AM
ATLANTA—Boys & Girls Clubs of America
(BGCA) and National Vision Inc.
(NVI) officially kicked-off their multi-year partnership here at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta’s A.W. “Tony” Matthews Club with an eye screening and glasses fitting program.
Friday, April 22, 2016 12:19 AM
Are you thinking about ways to celebrate Earth Day? ECPs can participate in Earth Day with various lines, products and services from many companies within the optical industry. Here’s a helpful resource list to get you started on some of today’s sustainable products and activities.
Friday, April 22, 2016 12:18 AM
Are you thinking about ways to celebrate Earth Day? ECPs can participate in Earth Day with various lines, products and services from many companies within the optical industry.
Friday, April 15, 2016 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—Our Children’s Vision is a major new initiative of the non-profit Brien Holden Vision Institute
and Vision For Life
fund, created by Essilor, aiming for every child, everywhere to have access to eyecare.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 12:15 AM
SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—RestoringVision
announced that it has distributed 5 million pairs of reading glasses and sunglasses in developing countries, marking a major milestone in the organization’s 13-year history.
Monday, April 11, 2016 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—EyeRock will get a shot of high energy rock ‘n’ roll when special guest, guitarist Jay Jay French
of the legendary metal band Twisted Sister
, hits the stage at the Hard Rock Café here this Saturday night.
Monday, April 11, 2016 12:00 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—On March 24, Jason Romero, a blind ultra-runner, started his cross country run from Los Angeles to Boston. With a plan to run 50 miles per day, 350 miles per week, Romero is planning to run the 3,246 miles across 14 states in a span of 60 days.
Friday, April 8, 2016 12:15 AM
HONG KONG—James Chen, the Hong Kong-based philanthropist and investor, is launching a global campaign, “Clearly,” that aims to bring together innovators, scientists, technology firms and big business, with investors, governments and NGOs to tackle the problem of poor vision.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:21 AM
HAMILTON, Ohio—Last week, OneSight
dedicated its third school-based vision center in the U.S. at Hamilton City Schools in Ohio - The OneSight Vision Center at Hamilton School Based Health Center.
Monday, March 28, 2016 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—Organizers of the EyeRock concert are busy with last minute preparations for the April 16 fund-raiser, which will again benefit New Eyes for the Needy. Many of the optical industry singers and musicians who have performed at past EyeRock shows will return this year, along with some newly discovered talent.
Monday, March 21, 2016 12:21 AM
announced the support of OCuSOFT Inc.
, an eye and skin care company with a reputation for innovation in eyelid hygiene and ocular health.
Monday, February 22, 2016 12:24 AM
, L’Uomo Vogue
and Vogue Italia
have joined forces to launch the first tutoring contest in eyewear, A Forward Vision For Eyewear Heritage, which, the company said, “aims to support innovative, viable projects that will serve as a demonstration for the aesthetically beautiful and structurally sound reinvention of tradition.”
Friday, February 12, 2016 12:27 AM
SYDNEY, Australia—Optometry Giving Sight
has announced the consolidation of its global board and global development board, creating a new board structure with 11 members.