Fighting Blindness Foundation Visits Austin Lighthouse

Travis Association for the Blind – Austin Lighthouse hosted the Associate Director and Events Manager of the Fighting Blindness Foundation on November 6. Their mission is to drive the research that would lead to preventions, treatments and vision restoration for the degenerative retinal diseases – including macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa, and Usher syndrome – that together affect more than 10 million Americans and millions more throughout the world. Together, we will be participating in and coordinating events such as vision walks, vision seminars and other related vision and eye health awareness opportunities throughout the Austin, TX community.