Pittsburgh Steelers’ JuJu Smith-Schuster Helps Kids Try on New Glasses at Event Children in Pittsburgh Public Schools will get the glasses they need, as Vision To Learn launches an effort to help kids in Pennsylvania. An estimated 2,650 children in Pittsburgh go to school every day without the glasses they need to see the board,… more
An estimated 1,000 children in Flint Community Schools (FCS) go to school every day without the glasses they need. Tom Gores, owner of the Detroit Pistons and founder of the FlintNOW Foundation, is partnering with Vision To Learn on a new initiative to provide free vision screenings, eye exams and glasses to every student in… more
Nearly 3,000 kids in the Compton Unified School District (CUSD) will get the glasses they need to succeed at school, thanks to the non-profit charity Vision To Learn and the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation. The effort launched today at Dr. Ronald E. McNair Elementary, where 38 students tried on their new glasses for the first time. In the coming school year, this effort will provide a free eye exam and glasses to every student in need, K-12, throughout CUSD.… more
Austin Beutner Retires From VTL Board; Ann Hollister Promoted to President.
Vision To Learn Founder Austin Beutner took the reins of the nation’s second largest school district on Tuesday after the L.A. Unified School Board voted for his appointment as superintendent on May 1.
Since his appointment, Beutner has relinquished his position as Chair of Vision To Learn’s Board of Directors and has retired from the Board. … more
Mississippi First Lady Deborah Bryant, Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba, Percy (Master P) Miller, Vision To Learn Founder Austin Beutner, and Jackson Public Schools Interim Superintendent Dr. Freddrick Murray Voice Support For Initiative to Provide Free Eye Exams and Glasses to Jackson Students. It was a big day for students at Oak Forest Elementary School… more