Cassandra Fridovich, Chapter Engagement Manager, South
The Strength of the Foundation is Through Our Communities
The Foundation Fighting Blindness Chapter network brings people together across the country to join in fighting blinding retinal diseases. Our family of volunteers and leaders stand up for those impacted by blinding diseases. From day one, they share the latest research and advancements, and provide access to local resources to guide individuals through their personal journey. And together, they celebrate the Foundation’s mission.
We are winning thanks to the dedication of our Chapters focusing on three key areas: education, resources, and revenue. Through informative sessions, Foundation staff, community, and national experts provide research information, low vision resources, and outreach to our local retinal specialists and eye care professionals. To continue accelerating our mission, each community is invited to be a stakeholder by participating in our fundraising events.
The Foundation Fighting Blindness Chapter Vision
Our vision is to bring a community together to end blinding diseases.
Jacksonville Chapter Leadership
|Cassandra Fridovich||Chapter Engagement Manager|
|Adriann Keve||Chapter President|
|Emily Townsend-Cobb||Vice President|
|Lisa Pleasants||Resource Chair|
|Dr. Sandeep Grover||Education Chair|
|Suzi Ford||Revenue Chair|
|Meredyth Sauter||Chapter Accessibility, Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Chair|
Chapter Engagement Manager, Southcfridovich[at]fightingblindness.org
15th Annual Jacksonville VisionWalk
Since its inception in the Spring of 2006, VisionWalk has raised over $58 million to fund sight-saving research. Join your VisionWalk community! Together, we step closer to fighting blinding diseases.
- Find a Doctor Who Sees Patients with Inherited Retinal Diseases
- Learn more about Raising our Sights Do-It-Yourself Events