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Minister for Indigenous Australians puts eye health on the agenda

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 23/07/19

Minister for Indigenous Australians Ken Wyatt has put eye health on the agenda, referring to Fred Hollows in his maiden speech today as a “non-Indigenous hero” who worked tirelessly to Close the Gap.

Philanthropy education is changing: the rise of ‘micro experiential philanthropy’

By Kathryn Mecrow-Flynn & Dr Nicole Sutton | Posted 12/07/19

Read about recent trends in a technique of philanthropy education known as ‘experiential philanthropy’, as trialled by international organisation The Life You Can Save on a 'micro' scale, with their Giving Games initiative.

The Fred Hollows Foundation wins inaugural Altruistic Accounting Giving Game!

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 12/07/19

In May 2019, the Altruistic Accounting team at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) successfully held their inaugural round of Giving Games with a cohort of 173 undergraduate accounting students, an activity which featured the incredible work of The Fred Hollows Foundation.

Trachoma on track to be eliminated worldwide

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 03/07/19

International development organisation The Fred Hollows Foundation has welcomed news that trachoma, the leading infectious cause of blindness, has reduced across the world by 91 per cent since 2002.

Amitabh Bachchan launches campaign to help end avoidable blindness

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 27/06/19

Bollywood legend Shri Amitabh Bachchan features in a new campaign aimed at promoting eye health in India.

8 activities to help you put the fun in fundraising

By Bronte Phillipps | Posted 06/06/19

Fundraising at school can be a great way to raise money for an important cause and get some seriously good karma while you’re at it! Plus, getting your friends and teachers involved makes it even more fun. Before you get started, remember these pointers…

Dubai radio DJ raises thousands for The Foundation

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 24/05/19

As Dubai’s number one radio DJ, Kris Fade from Virgin Radio Dubai, is usually interviewing celebrities and musicians for the enjoyment of his million and half radio fans.

A challenge no mother should face

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 09/05/19

Monica’s husband left her when she was diagnosed with diabetes and began to lose her sight due to cataract.

Remember young Hao from Lao PDR?

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 15/04/19

Hao is now 13 years old, excelling at school and serving his local village as a monk.

Ending blindness in the Pacific in sight under Labor: Hollows

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 13/03/19

A $32 million commitment to establishing a Pacific Avoidable Blindness and Vision Loss Fund by The Australian Labor Party has been welcomed today by The Fred Hollows Foundation.

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