Vision To Learn is proud to support athletes competing in this year’s Special Olympics World Summer Games. This event, the largest athletic games in Los Angeles since the 1984 Summer Olympics, will bring athletes from 165 nations together to compete in 25 Olympic-type sports. The Special Olympics is the world’s largest sports organization for people… more
By David Paulk, Dover Post
It’s a whole new world for 10-year-old Dahmir Demby.
Demby had been living with less than perfect eyesight, but on April 16 that all changed.
Mayor Robert Garcia and Vision To Learn Founder Austin Beutner kicked off operations for the nonprofit organization Vision To Learn in Long Beach at a rally at Whittier Elementary School, where sixty students will receive free glasses. The nonprofit organization has entered into an agreement with Long Beach Unified School District to bring its successful model of vision services for school children to Long Beach elementary schools. … more
The S. Mark Taper Foundation has awarded Vision To Learn, a non-profit organization that provides free eye exams and free eye glasses to elementary school students in low-income communities, a $100,000 grant to provide and expand vision services to children in Title I elementary schools in Los Angeles. Launched in 2012 by the Beutner Family… more
Vision To Learn and the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrated an important milestone – over 22,000 children have been helped by Vision To Learn’s mobile eye clinic in the two short years the program has been operating in Los Angeles. Wearing Dodger Blue logo glasses and standing at centerfield during pre-game festivities at Dodger Stadium today,… more
The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading today will recognize the Los Angeles-based Beutner Family Foundation for its Vision To Learn program that has provided free eye exams to more than 21,000 children and free glasses to 16,000 of them. The program will be honored as a GLR Campaign Pacesetter Program, a distinction that reflects its contribution… more
Vision To Learn, a non-profit organization that provides free eye exams and glasses to children in low-income communities throughout California, donated almost one hundred glasses to students at Para Los Niños Elementary School. The school is administered by Para Los Niños, a nationally accredited, Los Angeles-based education and social services agency. Both organizations held a… more