Combat Blindness International

Working to end avoidable blindness in the world. CBI works locally in the US to support school vision screenings and to provide primary and secondary level eye care for disadvantaged women and men in Dane County, Wisconsin, USA

Key Areas Of Intervention & Support For Vision 2020 Activities
Other Areas Of Work

Cataract Backlog - support for surgeries

Infrastructure - building of eye centers

Human Resource - funding the training of medical professionals to provide eye care and administrative personnel capable of operating eye centers

Pediatrics - providing school screenings to treat vision impairment (glasses and surgical interventions) and preventing blindness through early intervention

CBI works locally in the US to support school vision screenings and to provide primary and secondary level eye care for disadvantaged women and men in Dane County, Wisconsin, USA

Sub Regions Involved In And Countries Supported
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SUB-REGIONS COUNTRIES TYPE OF INVOLVEMENT/SUPPORT Funding Year 2014 *USD
WEST AFRICA Mali IOTA University of Bamako Eye Department: Donating medical consumables for cataract camps. 875
EASTERN AFRICA Kenya Lions Sight First Eye Hosptial: Funding cataract surgeries. 15000
SOUTHERN AFRICA South Africa African Vision: Funding cataract surgeries. 13940
Namibia  Ministry of Health and Social Services: Donating medical consumables for cataract camps. 5630
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Contact Details
Head Office
Combat Blindness International
PO Box 5332
Madison WI
53705

Melissa Kuecker Witte
mwitte@combatblindness.org
Combat Blindness International
http://www.combatblindness.org