Advice from Grandpa
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Grandpa would be immensely proud of the work Operation Eyesight is doing and the millions of people who can see today, thanks to the generosity of our donors. That’s the message Glenys Jenkyns, granddaughter of our founder Art Jenkyns, shared at our recent Annual General Meeting.

Fired with enthusiasm about Operation Eyesight’s mandate to eliminate avoidable blindness, Glenys proved a natural spokesperson for this issue. She had recently come across a letter her grandfather had written, advising her what to do when faced with a seemingly insurmountable challenge. Watch this short video clip to learn his advice to her.


To read more about Art Jenkyns’ vision to rid the world of avoidable blindness, read Our Story.