PBGA in the News: Circle of Vision Care in Athens-Clarke County!

This year, PBGA received a grant from The Georgia Baptist Health Care Foundation, which allowed us to provide our full Circle of Vision Care Initiative to children in the Clarke County School District (CCSD). We have been able to implement this initiative so successfully because of the amazing partnership with CCSD School Nursing. The Circle

Give the Gift of Sight This Giving Tuesday!

This Giving Tuesday, you can make a life-changing impact. We ask that you consider making a gift on or before Giving Tuesday, November 28th. Your generosity will support providing eye health and vision care services to preschoolers, elementary school students, and financially insecure adults. With your support, PBGA can provide: Certified vision screening which can

PBGA in the News: Providing Vision Care for Children in Whitfield County & Dalton Public Schools

We are so honored to have the work that Shavette Turner, our VP of Child Services, and her team of volunteers and community partners such as The Latin American Association of NW GA, Eyesouth Partners, GA Eye Partners, and Dalton State University are doing in Whitfield County and Dalton public schools be highlighted by Sawyer

4th Annual Cast & Swing Tournament Hosts Sell-Out Crowd

4th Annual Cast & Swing Tournament Hosts Sell-Out Crowd On April 26th, Prevent Blindness Georgia hosted its 4th Annual Cast & Swing Tournament at the Piedmont Driving Club in Atlanta. The event which sported a sell-out crowd, was presented by National Vision, Inc., an optical retail company which works to help people see their best

Hall County Children Offered Free Eye Exams and Glasses

Press Release For Immediate Release  March 29, 2021 On Saturday, Prevent Blindness Georgia (PBGA) offered approximately 176 Hall County children free eye exams and, for those who needed, free prescription eyeglasses. Prevent Blindness Georgia was able to do this thanks to generous grants and donations from United Healthcare and National Vision, Inc. and a partnership

PBGA In the News: Providing Eyeglasses for Children in Hall County

With a grant from United Healthcare, Prevent Blindness Georgia (PBGA) is pleased to be able to offer eye exams and free prescription glasses for children in Hall County. “Two years ago, When PBGA began vision screening children in Hall County, we noticed that the average number of children who could not pass the vision test

Prevent Blindness Georgia Welcomes New Board Members

Prevent Blindness Georgia, the state affiliate of Prevent Blindness, is pleased to welcome Dave Paule and Tim Dunn to its Board of Directors. Both are passionately committed to the mission of Prevent Blindness, having previously served the Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation. “We’re excited that Tim Dunn and Dave Paule have elected to join our board,”