Free children living in the world’s poorest places from a life of darkness.

Until December 31st, every £1 you give unlocks £4 more.

One gift, five times the impact.

Yona gets his vision tested after having his bandages removed after his cataract surgery

£3

could pay for bandages and eye patches for a child after surgery.
 
 
Dr Sonia begins the cataract surgery on Yona

£12

could fund transport for parents and child to reach hospital, which some families, like Lucy and Yona’s simply can’t afford.
Yona and Lucy after their cataract surgeries

£36

could go towards giving a child back their sight, through cataract surgery 
 
 

Children like Lucy and Yona are living needlessly blind

In some of the world’s poorest places, children like Lucy and Yona are living in darkness. Their blindness means they are unable to play with other children and are often deprived of an education.
It’s wrong, but there is a solution.
Yona  and Lucy play with stuffed animal toys (including CBM mascot Chris) after having their bandages removed following their cataract surgery
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - 10/5/16 -  Dr Sonia Vaitha  prior to performing cataract surgery on Lucy Matonya, born 2009, at CCBRT (Project number 1941)  in Dar es Salaam on October 5, 2016.

Your gift will help save a child’s sight

Eye conditions such as cataracts are treatable. By donating today and helping pay for a routine 45-minute cataract surgery, you will be the miracle they are dreaming of.
You could change a child’s life.

Give the gift of sight today

Donate today and free children living in the world’s poorest places from a life of darkness.

Funds raised up to £400,000 by 31st December 2019 will be maximised in value through our funding partner. In the event of surplus donations, any unspent funds, which are not subject to the above-mentioned unlocking arrangements, will be used to support similar CBM projects where the need is greatest.


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