Fight for Sight
Fight for Sight is the leading UK charity dedicated to funding pioneering research to prevent sight loss and treat eye disease. The charity works with leading universities and hospitals throughout the UK, focusing on preventing and treating age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and cataract. Fight for Sight also funds research into the causes of childhood blindness and a large number of rare eye diseases.
Aims: Fight for Sight's aim is to support research to reduce sight loss in adults and children. The charity's vision is a future everyone can see.
- Fight for Sight - receives no government or statutory funding and is therefore dependent on voluntary donations.
- The actively raise money from a variety of sources including grant-making trusts and companies.
- Fund-raising in the community is organised through a combination of local fund-raising committees and volunteers.
- A valuable contribution is made by a large number of individuals who support them with donations, who undertake sponsored events on their behalf and by those who remember the charity in their wills.
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