Fred Hollows

Fred got things done. He always pushed for change, and because of that, put in motion a legacy to end avoidable blindness. Fred was an ophthalmologist and eye surgeon who believed that all people, whether rich or poor, should have access to quality and affordable eye care. 

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What we do

Imagine being blind purely because of circumstance. It’s almost unthinkable, yet millions of people around the world are suffering from this exact fate. In developing countries, 9 out of 10 people with vision loss can be treated!

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