Eye Pledge We Pledge
3 million visually challenged suffer from corneal blindness in India
Corneal blindness is curable by corneal transplant. This surgery involves replacing the damaged cornea by a cornea from a donated eye.
The demand for this corneal tissue is far greater than its supply. Our Foundation is actively working on this issue to remove the parity
You can make a difference
An Appeal to undertake an eye donation pledge
Become a sight ambassador and help us spread the gift of sight.
There can be no other nobler cause than bringing the joy of sight to a visually challenged person.
Help us spread the awareness
We are actively spreading awareness amongst the public about this cause.
It does not matter whether the donor had hypertension, diabetes, TB or any other problem and even undergone cataract surgery or was wearing spectacles. Read the FAQ's below for more information
What is Eye Donation
Procedure and frequently asked questions
-Raise the head of the deceased slightly by placing a pillow underneath.
-Place wet clean cloth over the closed eye lids.
-Please ensure that the eyelids are properly closed.
-Keep a copy of the death certificate ready (if available).
-Contact the nearest eye bank as quickly as possible.
-Give the correct and complete address with any landmark.
-The eye bank team, which would have a trained technician and/or a registered medical practitioner, would remove the eyes after taking consent.