Cross posted from Philanthropy News Digest
Restoring Eyesight: Leveraging Tech to Empower People
JENNIE PHILLIPS ; KATE MAGUIRE ; SHIRLEY R. STEINBERG ; SHUJAAT WASTY
Jadi Begum Bi lives in a small mud house near Sargodha, Pakistan. She may never meet Shakil Khan, a member of a displaced community near Syedpur, Bangladesh, or Raju Sharma, a laborer in Patna, India. They all have one thing in common, though: they had been blind for years, until their eyesight was restored and their lives transformed as part of RS Foundation’s ocular procedures program …Click here to read more!