Story Gallery

Recently, the Foundation Fighting Blindness asked individuals to share their personal journey with vision loss through written word, audio or video. Below is a collection of their stories that have been shared during October's Blindness Awareness Month.

Christian Mata

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Tryphena Rhue Taylor

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Hannah Willis

Bardet-Biedl Syndrome 10 and RP


Retinitis Pigmentosa

Pam Harris

Macular Degeneration

Mariana Fernandes

Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

Isaiah Bingham

Bilateral Optic Nerve Coloboma

Jen Sweeney

Myopic Macular Degeneration

Trisha McCormick


Kristina Hobolic

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Sakina Purnell

Usher Syndrome

Stephanie Chantele

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Max Blumenthal

Mother Affected by RP

Krista Webb

Usher Syndrome

Charles Mason

Retinopathy of Prematurity