May is Healthy Vision Month
February 7, 2017
How can you encourage eye health in your community or circle of influence? There are a number of resources available at http://www.nei.nih.gov/hvm/spread_the_word.asp that will provide convenient ways for you to help raise awareness about the importance of eye health.... Read More...
 
 
SEPTEMBER IS SPORTS EYE SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH
February 7, 2017
According to recent statistics, more than 25,000 people seek treatment for sports-related eye injuries each year. Most of these injuries could have easily been prevented through the use of appropriate eye protection. Read More...
 
 
IMPORTANT CHANGES FOR GRANT APPLICANTS
March 11, 2016
New process, deadline and requirement: WE REQUIRE ALL APPLICANTS to have a conversation with ESFA staff before filling out our new online application (see link, above) with a May 6 deadline. We will talk about your proposed project and how it fits with our funding priority, and have a frank conversa... Read More...
 
 
Torrey DeKeyser elected to Prevent Blindness board
January 1, 2014
At Prevent Blindness America's annual meeting in Chicago, ESFA Executive Director Torrey DeKeyser was elected to the board. She has served on the PBA Government Affairs Committee and teamed with PBA on a variety of projects over the years. Read More...
 
 
Alabama Vision Summit convenes stakeholders
November 27, 2013
Over 100 vision and eye care professionals from across the state met in November to explore issues, get the latest statistics, and share ideas from the field. The Summit demonstrated that there is much to be done to reduce blindness and vision impairment for our population, yet illustrated that ther... Read More...
 
 
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