World through Children’s Eyes

 In Eye & Health Care, Health, Mumbai Smiles

DSC06968Filled with humility and pride, we announce the successful completion of another of our endeavors in the Health Department. Taking the Eye Care Project to another level, we have managed to distribute free of cost spectacles to the children of St. Rocks School in Andheri East. We conducted this event in three steps: To begin with, on the 16th of July we set up an Eye check up camp in collaboration with Aditya Jyot Foundation. Among 358 children who were screened, 150 of them were identified in need for further evaluation.DSC06955

Secondly, on the 20th of July the further evaluation took place, this time it was the children with their respective parents. Total of 47 children attended alongside their folks and out of which 44 were identified with refractive error problems.

DSC06957Last but not the least, 44 spectacles were distributed on the 5th of August at St. Rocks School to the children who were in need. The positive energy that filled the school was beyond comparison. The children were overjoyed and we were just happy watching them watch the world seamlessly. Through all of this Ms. Pinky, School Representative, helped the Eye Care Project team and for that we’re thankful.

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  • Kalidas Rote

    Mumbai Smiles are conducting the Health camps in School which is very important part. I give Big big thanks for future Smiles and Hope project team.