HOW IT WORKS

Choose your Gifts of Sight

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Browse our online catalog and choose a meaningful gift for your friend or loved one. Start a new tradition of giving and honor someone you love by giving a Gift of Sight in their name!

Prefer to order by phone?

Call 1-800-223-7382 (9-5pm PST, M-F) and place your order with a customer service representative.

Cards are sent on your behalf

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We'll send beautiful cards to you or we can mail them to your loved ones with your own personal messages and how their gifts will transform lives.

Last minute gifts?

Choose to send e-Cards when you select your Gifts of Sight to send a customized email card.

You gave the
GIFT of SIGHT!

When you select gifts today and all year long...

  • You help people lead healthy and productive lives.

  • You give families and entire communities a chance for a better future.

HERE'S HOW

Vision = Freedom

Almost 90 percent of people affected with vision impairment live in developing countries, where not being able to see often means a life of poverty – or worse. It's nearly impossible to work, to feed yourself, or to meet your basic needs when you can't see.

Yet 80 percent of global blindness is treatable or preventable. In fact, more than half of the world's blindness is caused by cataracts, a condition that can be reversed with a 15-minute operation.

The Ripple Effect

When you give someone the gift of sight, you're not just helping one person to see again; you're supporting an entire community. When one person regains sight, the rest of that person's family can concentrate on work, school, improving their home lives, and helping others in need.

A Gift of Sight:


Breaks the cycle of poverty


Builds brighter futures through new opportunities for education


Leads to improved health


Transforms the future for the person who was visually impaired and his or her caretaker

Where Does the Money Go?

To date, donors like you have helped provide:

71,503

sight-saving surgeries

105,815

pairs of life-changing glasses

216

clinician trainings for medical professionals specializing in cataract surgery, retina conditions, transplants, and more

2,558

women with training to become health volunteers in rural areas

See How Your Meaningful Gifts Will Transform Lives

“If we kicked smallpox, the greatest killer known to humankind, we can end all forms of needless blindness. We have the science, we are an organization that has also gained the wisdom, now let us ask for the resources to get it done.”

Dr. Larry Brilliant, Seva co-founder

Catalog

Get the Gifts of Sight catalog delivered to your door every year!

Request the printed Gifts of Sight catalogs in the mail

Download your copy of the Gifts of Sight catalog today (PDF, 1.8MB)

Give a Gift of Sight to Someone Who Desperately Needs It.


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