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International Women's Day: 19 incredible women of The Foundation

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 01/03/18
International Women’s Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It’s an important date for The Fred Hollows Foundation as we strongly advocate for women’s health and equality around the world.

Alina Vision: taking aim at improving global eye health equality

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 21/02/18
Alina Vision is a social enterprise set to advance global eye health equality through a network of more than 60 eye surgery centres in some of the world's most underserved communities.

Love is blind - but it doesn't have to be

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 13/02/18
We’ve seen so many stories of sight restoration, but the most romantic ones are when someone who was once blind gets to see the face of their beloved – sometimes for the very first time.

11 of Fred Hollows' most inspiring quotes

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 05/02/18
Be uplifted and inspired by these inspiring, colourful words from a man who changed the world.

Innovative funding approach praised by development experts

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 30/01/18
A report which analyses a new way of funding eye health care in low and middle income countries, which The Fred Hollows Foundation and partners launched last month, has praised the initiative.

Dare you not to smile

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 13/12/17
Oh Francine! This delightful woman and her even more delightful reaction after surgery was a highlight of our year.

Are we there yet?

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 07/12/17
How far would you travel for your sight?

10 years of integrated eye health in Central Australia

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 04/12/17
Maringka Burton was one of 30 patients who received sight-restoring cataract surgery during an intensive Eye Surgery Week at Alice Springs Hospital

Breaking down barriers

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 23/11/17
Evelyn's story shows how we're addressing inequality in Indigenous eye care

14 priceless photos of kids who've had their sight restored

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 07/11/17
There's nothing like the reaction of a child who's been blind - sometimes from birth - who is then able to see. See our gallery of 14 amazing photos.
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