Help them See the Way to a brighter future
Every day, people in the world’s poorest places become needlessly blind because of conditions that can be easily treated. Too often for people living in poverty, losing your sight also means losing the chance to go to school, live independently or earn a living.
Our #SeeTheWay appeal is now over but our work to end avoidable blindness is continuing. Thank you so much for all of your donations, prayers and support over the last 3 months. Watch out for updates soon about how your generosity is helping people in the world’s poorest places to See the Way to a brighter future.
Donate today to help people See the Way to a brighter future - and every £1 will be doubled by the UK government
“If Theo is blind, he will always need help. What would become of him?”
When Theo’s mum realised her little boy struggled to see, she feared for his future. Without an operation to remove the cataracts clouding his eyes, he would become blind. But for families like theirs, poor farmers in Rwanda, East Africa, the cost of treatment is out of reach.
"Now that I can see again, I would like to become 100 years old!”
When Joseph lost his sight to cataracts, he became isolated and reliant on his children to provide food. But since sight-restoring surgery, this grandfather from Rwanda has regained his independence and is looking forward to visiting his neighbours again.
"Glory be to God, I can see!”
After sight-restoring treatment and with her new glasses, Milly is back at school. Now her dream of becoming a nurse seems possible again.