Helen Keller International

Medical Eye Care
New York, NY, USA
Project Title: ChildSight New York: Expanding Access to Vision Care for Disadvantaged Children Website: http://hki.org

About the Grantee

Founded in 1915, Helen Keller International is dedicated to saving and improving the sight and lives of the world’s vulnerable by combating the causes and consequences of blindness, poor health and malnutrition.

Purpose of the Grant

To support Helen Keller International’s ChildSight® Program in awareness-building and advocacy for City of New York and, ultimately, State of New York funding for the now-unfunded State mandate to screen the vision of all New York school children at middle school and other appropriate age levels




18 months

Grant Regions

NYC Metro Area