COVID CARE FUND: ODISHA, INDIA
Summary: The Vision Mission (TVM) has been working with Trilochan Netralaya (TN) since 2014. Over this period, we have sponsored and conducted thousands of free surgeries, and done much for the upliftment of eye-care in region surrounding Sambalpur. Now, with Sambalpur, the region, the country and the world at large at the throes of a pandemic, we wish to step up our support to provide Covid Care during this most critical period.Download our Budget Paper
PROJECT AKHIYAAN: BIHAR, INDIA
Summary: Over the last 4 years, The Vision Mission (TVM) has done ground work with Sri Sai Lions Netralaya. Sri Sai Lions Netralaya (SSLN) is an Eye Hospital in Patna, Bihar that has been working with the community there since December 2004. TVM has made 2 preliminary visits to SSLN in Bihar, in Feb 2019 and in March 2016,to study their processes. We are happy to be now taking this endeavour towards a full-fledged project. In 2019, we conducted another mission trip to commence the Village Adoption Programme and do 500 free cataract surgeries. Owing to the breakout of Covid, we have had to extend this programme over a period of time.Download our Budget Paper
Project Vietnam Vision
Summary: Our project dates for this are currently on hold owing to the outbreak of Covid19. Watch this space for more details. Dr. Jayant and Dr Anuwat will be going on TVM's second trip to Hanoi as part of capacity-building efforts for Alina Vision Vietnam - a social eyecare enterprise. This is a follow-on trip after TVM's successful first trip that was focused on setting up an oculoplastics and medical retina service at the center. Dr. Anuwat and Dr. Jayant will be focusing on beefing up the glaucoma and cataract services at this institute during their trip there. In addition, they will be conducting a region-wide CME program for the doctors there.
Watch this space