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The importance of an Acknowledgement of Country at your workplace

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 21/07/23

An Acknowledgement of Country holds immense importance as it recognises the ongoing connection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples to their lands, promotes reconciliation, and demonstrates respect.

Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Voice To Parliament

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 17/07/23

The Fred Hollows Foundation supports the enshrinement of an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice to Parliament in the Australian Constitution.

What’s the wider economic impact of your donation?

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 17/07/23

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to investing in eye health to help address the cycle of poverty and create healthier communities. Keep reading to learn about a few stories of people who have not only had their sight restored but also their economic independence.

10 Tips To Make Your Next Fundraising Event A Success

By Tessa Bell | Posted 14/07/23

Check out our top tips about what to consider when you are planning your next event to make sure it’s a guaranteed success.

10 Of Fred Hollows’ most motivating quotes

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 12/07/23

Renowned for his groundbreaking work in the field of eye health, Fred dedicated his life to restoring sight and transforming the lives of millions across the globe. He possessed an unwavering spirit and an ability to inspire others with his words.

Foundation pays tribute to Aboriginal academic Dr Gordon Briscoe's 'incredible influence'

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 07/07/23

The Fred Hollows Foundation is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Dr Gordon Briscoe AO - a Foundation Life Member and prominent Aboriginal activist and academic.

Cataract treatment most effective disease interventions: new study

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 26/06/23

New research by the Fred Hollows Foundation has found cataract surgery provides one of the largest investment returns of any disease intervention, bolstering calls for greater spending on global eye health aid.

How climate change impacts blindness

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 26/06/23

Climate change has emerged as one of the most concerning issues impacting global health over the last decade. While it may not seem immediately apparent, climate change can have a significant impact on our vision, and understanding this link is crucial to addressing the issue.

Why Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health is still on our agenda

By Madison Cassady | Posted 26/06/23

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples need all Australians to support their leadership and their fight for equity by standing next to them as true allies. As an ally, The Foundation is committed to ending avoidable blindness and improving the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Transforming lives: an investment case for eye health

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 21/06/23

World-first research by The Fred Hollows Foundation released in 2023 has demonstrated an investment case for scaling up programs to reduce blindness and vision impairment globally.

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