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These are the men, women and children whose lives have changed thanks to your generous donations.

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Reggie's story

His father died soon after losing his sight and Reggie feared the same thing would happen to him before he could pass on his knowledge to the next generation.

Hen Vin's story

This man has been through more than any of us can ever imagine – Cambodia’s tragic past, a landmine explosion and after all of that, cataract blindness

H'Nhi's story

H’Nhi’s mum wanted a better life for her only girl. So to get H'Nhi treatment for her cataract, her family had to borrow money just to go to the eye clinic.

Kipar's story

When Kipar's family discovered his sight was treatable, Kipar and his father walked 25km in the extreme Kenyan heat to save his eyesight.

Giap's story

Giap is the little boy you see in The Foundation’s most iconic photo. Now grown up, Giap became the first in his family to attend university and is now a teacher.

Simila's story

Simila wants to become a doctor, but she often has to stay home from school to help her mother.

Sudip's story

All Sudip had been able to see for the past seven years were shapes and shadows. So when he heard his blindness was treatable, Sudip and his young wife walked for two days to get the help he needed.
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