Operation Eyesight in News

February 11, 2022 | Operation Eyesight

Operation Eyesight India named 2022 Grow Fund Recipient

Operation Eyesight India Trust is pleased to be selected as a recipient of EdelGive Foundation’s GROW Fund grant, in recognition of its critical and credible social impact work across India. Operation Eyesight is one of 100 high impact NGOs across India selected by the GROW Fund to receive INR 80 lakhs (CAN $250,000) in funding over two years. This unique grant enables NGOs that are both impactful and community-based to build capabilities, resilience and future readiness.

February 23, 2021 | Operation Eyesight

Operation Eyesight names new President and CEO: Kashinath Bhoosnurmath

The Operation Eyesight Canada Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has named Kashinath Bhoosnurmath as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of Operation Eyesight.

December 18, 2020 | Operation Eyesight

Operation Eyesight India Board of Directors welcomes R. Parasuram

Operation Eyesight is pleased to announce that Mr. R. Parasuram has joined Operation Eyesight’s India Board of Directors. With more than four decades of experience in the management of public policy and systems, Mr. Parasuram has expertise in governance, strategic partnership development and change management.

November 19, 2020 | Operation Eyesight

Operation Eyesight named one of the Top 10 Impact Charities by Charity Intelligence Canada

Charity Intelligence Canada (CI) has announced that Operation Eyesight has been selected as one of their Top 10 Impact Charities of 2020 for the third year in a row, and one of their Top 10 International Impact Charities.

July 16, 2020 | ACGC

Catalysts of Change: Relieving Challenges and Pressures for Women as They Confront Pressing Community Health Concerns

Operation Eyesight has been working for the last 57 years with local government and partner hospitals to eliminate avoidable blindness. With COVID-19 spreading across the globe…

May 4, 2020 | CCIC

Keeping an eye on COVID-19: Operation Eyesight’s approach to leveraging its network in times of crisis

COVID-19 is a health crisis whose impacts will devastate economies and increase inequality around the world. In addition to concerns here at home, there is also a striking and urgent realization that health systems…

April 28, 2020 | IAPB

How to partner with the MoH – at the national, district, health facility and community level

Advocacy is an organized attempted change of policy, practice, and/or attitudes by presenting evidence and arguments for how and why change should happen.

April 23, 2020 | Globe Newswire

Calgary charity shifts priorities to provide humanitarian aid in developing countries during COVID-19 pandemic

As COVID-19 continues to spread around the world, Calgary-based international charity, Operation Eyesight, is applying the organization’s…