It makes us happy when our non profit partner, One Dollar Glasses, have such an impact for people who need it most. Like this little boy in Malawi who is busy doing his homework.
More than a billion people around the world need eyeglasses but don’t have them, researchers say, an affliction long overlooked on lists of public health priorities. Some estimates put that figure closer to 2.5 billion people.
Then there are the tens of millions of children across the world whose families cannot afford an eye exam or the prescription eyeglasses that would help them excel in school.