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Our new 2021 PSA campaign, “Together, We’re Winning,” showcases how four individuals living with vision loss continue to ‘win’ on their own terms, by living rich and full lives every day. Lachi, Beverley, Fai, and Mark are all active members of the Foundation Fighting Blindness community and Lulie’s Next Chapter network, and each maintains a positive attitude and winning spirit.
Sep 13, 2021 Beacon Stories
Chad has been working in the corporate world for the last 20 years. But after becoming the first blind executive to graduate from the Harvard Business School leadership program, he realized his purpose in life is to help others by sharing the lessons he learned while losing his eyesight. He can now add published author to his repertoire with his new book, Blind Ambition.
Sep 10, 2021 Eye On the Cure Research News
Known as APL-2, the drug met its primary endpoint in the OAKS clinical trial but not the DERBY trial
Sep 9, 2021 Eye On the Cure Research News
Early, encouraging results from two human studies — trials launched by Bionic Sight and GenSight — are putting optogenetic therapies in the spotlight for patients with advanced vision loss from retinal conditions.
Sep 7, 2021 Press Releases
This September 16th celebratory episode features the world premiere of “Dis Education” – an original collaboration by Lachi and Apl.de.Ap.
Aug 23, 2021 Beacon Stories
Award-nominated recording artist Lachi has collaborated with some of the biggest names in the industry with millions of streams on her music. But with all her many amazing musical accomplishments, it wasn’t until a few years ago that she fully embraced herself as a legally blind artist who identifies with the disability community as closely as she does with music.
Aug 18, 2021 Insights Forum
The Foundation Fighting Blindness is pleased to provide a recording and full transcript of the Insights Forum, our quarterly conference call providing updates to the inherited retinal disease community. The call took place on August 12, 2021.
Aug 9, 2021 Beacon Stories
Sirine’s passion in life is music. To help cope with her vision loss, Sirine has turned to singing and songwriting as an outlet to express herself, which won over the hearts of the judges and fans of Britain’s Got Talent.
Aug 4, 2021 The Foundation in the News
New opportunities continue to develop in an evolving landscape.
Jul 26, 2021 Beacon Stories
30-year-old Lance Johnson is a video editor and podcaster living in Brooklyn, New York. Despite being diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa (RP) at a young age, Lance has never let his RP change his drive and passion for creating.