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Nov 12, 2021 PDT Event
Join us for the Bay Area Golf Tournament supporting the Foundation Fighting Blindness. We’re raising money to make a difference!
Jul 26, 2021 MDT Event
Please join Microsoft and the Foundation Fighting Blindness and help fund valuable research to find a cure for blinding retinal diseases.
The urgent mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa, age-related macular degeneration, Usher syndrome and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases.
Jun 24, 2021 EDT Event
Celebrating 50 years of Fighting Blindness and the Inaugural Beacon Society, the Foundation Fighting Blindness is proud to host Night for Sight, a virtual gala event on Thursday, June 24, 2021 – presented by Two Blind Brothers.
Jun 21, 2021 EDT Event
The free webinar for eye care professionals will feature some of the intriguing and innovative research efforts underway for inherited retinal diseases and AMD.
Jun 15, 2021 EDT Event
Please join the Foundation Fighting Blindness preclinical webinar introducing the 2021 Translational Research Acceleration Program (TRAP) class on June 15, 2021, at 1 p.m. ET. This webinar is for the stakeholders in the low vision community and will give a peek at some of the technologies in preclinical development.
This pages contains a variety of webinars that have been shared on a national level.
Jun 7, 2021 Beacon Stories
From stargazing to bird watching, Michael has been an enthusiast of all things science from the age of 12. When Michael was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa at 30 years old, he knew he wasn’t going to give up his dream of becoming a record-setting birder. In his own words, Michael shares how he’s overcome his vision loss and continued to pursue his birding passions with “birding-by-ear.”
Jun 4, 2021 Press Releases
The Spring Virtual VisionWalk on June 12th will raise awareness and fund research finding treatments and cures for blinding retinal diseases.
May 24, 2021 Eye On the Cure Research News
The gene-agnostic approach is designed to restore some vision to people with advanced vision loss
May 24, 2021 Beacon Stories
Inspired by their troop leader diagnosed with Usher syndrome, Girl Scout Troop 1673 is hoping to change the world, one crosswalk at a time, with their Paint It Yellow challenge.