The Foundation in the News

Jan 24, 2020

“It was important to me to make an everyday kid a hero”

Author Ben Shaberman talks to Optometry Today about how families affected by blindness helped to inspire his new novel, Retina Boy

The Foundation's own Ben Shaberman spoke with Optometry Today about how the Fighting Blindness community helped to inspire his new novel, "Retina Boy."

While my role is to give hope to those who are affected, I have always been inspired by the families, especially the young kids, who are born with these conditions.