The himalayan cataract project (hcp) was created in 1994 by dr geoffrey tabin and dr sanduk ruit with a goal of establishing a sustainable eye care infrastructure. Support himalayan cataract project inc | charity online fundraising on crowdrise https://wwwcrowdrisecom/cureblindness. Himalayan cataract project is a international charity rated 4 of 4 stars by charity navigator located in waterbury, vt, it is one of 8,986 organizations rated by. The himalayan cataract project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization your gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. The himalayan cataract project works to overcome barriers impeding delivery of cataract care to underserved, needlessly blind people in the developing world.
Mission the himalayan cataract project works to eradicate preventable and curable blindness through high-quality ophthalmic care, education, and the establishment of. Cataract outreaches in india result in 925 sight restoring surgeries the himalayan cataract project and tilganga institute of ophthalmology are longstanding. Himalayan cataract project: cureblindnessorg, waterbury, vermont 50k likes the himalayan cataract project works to eradicate preventable and curable. Hcp was co-founded by doctors sanduk ruit and geoff tabin with a goal of restoring sight and hope in developing countries learn more about hcp today.
Himalayan cataract project up for $100m grant vermont-based nonprofit group that works to cure blindness in nepal. The himalayan cataract project’s top priority is to reach the greatest number of unserved blind people, with the highest quality care, at the lowest possible cost. Himalayan cataract project training programs are thriving in other asian countries, including bhutan, tibet, india and myanmar contact stanford medicine.
The himalayan cataract project eradicates curable blindness through quality ophthalmic care, education and the creation of eye care centers. Himalayan cataract project: remote eye camps a remote outreach eye camp will screen between 1,000 and 5,000 patients and restore sight to approximately 200 to 800. Medical eye center’s dr matt oliva is a board member of the himalayan cataract project, an international non-profit working to cure blindness in the world. The himalayan cataract project has 8 board members 14 us-based staff and seven field personnel in nepal, ghana and ethiopia hcp's strength comes from its ability.
In an attempt to aid the blind and eradicate their blindness, ophthalmologists dr geoff tabin and dr sanduk ruit founded the himalayan cataract project. The latest tweets from himalayan cataract (@cureblindness) we work towards eradicating treatable and curable blindness worldwide we restore eyesight in the.