Corporate and Foundation Relations

Vision impairment is the world’s largest unaddressed disability. 90 per cent of those suffering with treatable and preventable blindness live in developing countries. Join us today to provide solutions that will eliminate avoidable blindness.

1 in 3

people can’t see the world clearly. They are needlessly suffering when simple and affordable solutions exist.

90%

live in the developing countries where they often lack access to vision care or are unaware they have poor vision.

$272B

in productivity loss is experienced by the global economy every year due to uncorrected poor vision.

*Essilor. (2020, February). Eliminating Poor Vision in a Generation Report.

Operation Eyesight builds strong relationships with corporations and institutional partners who are similarly committed to global citizenship and the achievement of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Our primary SDG focus is the achievement of Good Health and Well-Being. Click here to learn about Operation Eyesight’s SDG alignment.

We invite you to contact us and collaborate on opportunities to advance your corporate philanthropy and work towards the goal of eliminating avoidable blindness.

By choosing to partner with Operation Eyesight:

  • Your organization will stand out as a leader in a global movement.
  • Your organization will be attractive to future hires who want to be a part of a forward-thinking team.
  • Your impact will play a critical role in saving sight and restoring hope to the millions who are suffering.

In recognition of your commitment to sight-saving work, we will:

  • Customize recognition activities for your organization based on our gift acceptance policy.
  • Help communicate your global impact to your stakeholders.
  • Bring your corporate social responsibility goals to life.

We look for partners who can help us scale our impact locally within Canada and around the world. See below to learn more about our opportunities for corporate engagement and to determine if a partnership with Operation Eyesight is right for you.

Events and Sponsorship Opportunities

Operation Eyesight hosts several annual fundraising events that draw awareness and support for our sight-saving work. As a corporate partner, your organization will receive public recognition as a champion in the fight against avoidable blindness. Varying levels of sponsorship are available based on your organization’s interests.

To learn more about our past and upcoming events, click below or email events@operationeyesight.com

Employee Giving Program

Employee Giving Programs are a great way to foster employee engagement while driving business and social impact. You can design a program that works for your employees, empowering them to make one-time donations or recurring donations to a cause they’re passionate about. You can make it easy for them by automating their donations through your company payroll. You can also maximize their impact by matching their donations.

Ready to get started? Here are some options…

Benevity

This is great option for companies wanting to boost engagement by showing employees they support a cause they care about – Operation Eyesight. Benevity makes it easy way to set up automated payroll deductions and/or corporate and employee matches. Please visit their Employee Engagement – Giving and Matching page to get started.

Employer Matching Donation Form

If you’ve already collected contributions and are ready to make your lump sum donation on behalf of your employees, you can use this form. Please consider matching your employees’ donations, to increase their impact and show them that you care about the cause they’re passionate about.

Contact Us

To learn more about employee giving and how you can implement a program that works for you, contact Alena Schock by email or at +1 587-355-1003.

Corporate Donations

Please contact Alena Schock by email or at +1 587-355-1003 and let us work with you to help advance your organization’s contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals and further your global impact. We will work with you to help develop a customized plan to meet your organizations philanthropic giving objectives. For three consecutive years, Operation Eyesight has been named a Top 10 Impact Charity in Canada for the impact we create for every dollar we receive through donations. Your company’s investment in our work will be used to create the biggest impact possible.

Interested in learning more about corporate engagement? Contact Us.