Working to treat avoidable blindness globally.

About this charity

The Fred Hollows Foundation is an international development organisation working towards eliminating avoidable blindness. They are inspired by Professor Fred Hollows, a humanitarian, eye surgeon and social activist. Established in 1992, The Foundation continues in Fred’s footsteps training, educating, treating and rebuilding eye-care facilities in more than 25 countries around the world. Working with in-country partners, The Fred Hollows Foundation perform surgeries, deliver local training, provide equipment, educate about eye health and advocate for change.