Essilor Vision Foundation – Main Partner – Special Olympics
Essilor, through the Essilor Vision Foundation (EVF), is the official global supplier of ophthalmic lenses to the Special Olympics Lions Clubs International Opening Eyes program. The Foundation’s support has to-date enabled more than 100,000 Special Olympics athletes to receive essential vision care. Essilor International has been involved in Opening Eyes at a local level for over 20 years, and the company signed on as the exclusive official supplier of ophtalmic lenses for the initiative in 2002. Essilor and EVF have now renewed their support for a further three years until end 2017.
Essilor Vision Foundation – Local Partners
- Singapore Polytechnic Optomtry Centre
- First tertiary institution in Singapore to offer optometry course
- Organises educational and youth development programmes as well as family services for the Indian community
- Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH)
- People’s Association