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SIGHT NIGHT 2019
August 28, 2019
Thank you to everyone who attended, donated and sponsored the The World Cataract Foundation's 15th Annual Sight Night held on August 15, 2019 at Theat...
Million Dollar Round Table Foundation Grant
Representing the MDRT Foundation, K.C. Lam, CLU, ChFC, CFP, presented this grant to World Cataract Foundation President, Gib Wilson, at the World Cata...
13th Annual Sight Night
August 25, 2017
The World Cataract Foundation Board of Directors were delighted to host the 13th Annual Sight Night at Theatre Memphis on August 16, 2017. Chef Erik W...
Jerome Stephane Cadet, MD
March 16, 2017
World Cataract Foundation welcomed Dr. Jerome Stephane Cadet from Port au Prince, Haiti to participate in the World Cataract Foundation Medical Person...
Ometepec, Mexico - February 2017
In February of 2017, WCF participated in its 56th mission to Ometepec, Mexico. This awesome team distributed over 1,300 reading, prescription and sung...
Medical Personnel Exchange Program
November 26, 2016
Drs. Rachele Amedee and Osnel Milon, ophthalmologists from Port au Prince, Haiti participated in the WCF Medical Personnel Exchange Program earlier th...
12th Annual Sight Night Goes to Theatre Memphis
September 14, 2016
World Cataract Foundation's 12th Annual Sight Night was held August 31, 2016 at Theatre Memphis. A heartwarming and sincere thanks to everyone who pur...
Ometepec, Mexico February 2016
March 2, 2016
In February of 2016 WCF participated in its 55th mission to Ometepec, Mexico. As always, hundreds of people from the Costa Chica region of Guerrero, t...
Welcome to Dr. Reginald Rejouis
September 22, 2015
World Cataract Foundation extends a warm welcome to Dr. Reginald Rejouis from Hospital de I’Uniiversité d’Etat d’Haiti. Dr. Rejouis arrived in Memphis...
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
July 1, 2015
World Cataract Foundation and Hamilton Eye Institute have partnered with Sight for Souls to establish an innovative and academically oriented Center o...
Dr. Carl Emmaed Dumas
July 10, 2015
Dr. Carl Emmaed Dumas, a third year ophthalmology resident from the Hôspital de I’Université d’Etat d’Haiti of Port au Prince, Haiti participated in...
Ometepec February 2015
March 30, 2015
World Cataract Foundation wrapped up its medical mission to Ometepec, Mexico on February 22nd. Dr. Ariel Ramirez, WCF Mexico President, led a small g...
Sight Night 2015
September 15, 2015
Thank you to everyone who attended, donated and sponsored World Cataract Foundation’s 11th Annual Sight Night held on Friday night, August 28, 2015 at...
Please Support the World Cataract Foundation While...
December 6, 2014
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Huatulco October 2014
November 6, 2014
In October 2014 WCF wrapped up our fifth medical mission to Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico. We are grateful to the Huatulco Rotary Club, Dr. Miriam Lara de...
Dr. Miriam Lara de la Rosa is committed to improving the quality of life for people suffering from eye diseases in Oaxaca, Mexico. We met Dr. Lara o...
June 19, 2014
WCF has been sending teams to Ometepec, Mexico every November since 1970. Although our teams perform more than 200 surgeries each November, there rem...
Dr. David and Mrs. Esther Evans
May 19, 2014
In November of 1999, a young optician, Esther Freyre, traveled to Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico with a World Cataract Foundation medical mission team....
Sister Diane Young
Sister Diane Young lives in the Sierra Madre Mountains in the town of Tlacoachistlahuaca, about a 45 minute drive from Ometepec, Mexico. In 1986 Sist...
Honduras Medical Mission - August 2014
August 20, 2014
We are grateful to Baptist Medical and Dental International for inviting WCF to bring a team for our fourth annual trip to Guaimaca, Honduras. The aw...
The Long Reach of Captain Brenton's Prayers
April 24, 2014
WHO WE HELP
June 16, 2017