Frequently Asked Questions

How long has Eyes Right been in operation?

Eyes Right was founded in 1990.

Who are the members of Eyes Right?

Every Lion in District A-1 is a member of the Eyes Right foundation.

Does Eyes Right just fund equipment for "Centres of Excellence" for eye care?

No. Eyes Right also promotes awareness of the need for donated corneas.

Why is Eyes Right funding hospital equipment? Doesn't the government do that?

Only about 10% of medical equipment is funded by the government. The large majority of equipment costs are funded through community support.

How many people have received benefit from equipment funded by Eyes Right?

Over 100,000 patients have been helped by the use of equipment provided by Eyes Right.