The Cornelius/Lake Norman Lions Club will be collecting used eyeglasses Saturday during the Our Towns Habitat for Humanity Community Fest. The collection is part of the Lions’ “Sharing the Vision” Campaign, a global Lions campaign this fall focused on the importance of healthy vision.
“Lions throughout the world share a common vision – to fight blindness and provide vision care for all,” Cornelius/Lake Norman Club President Angelo Lorusso said.
The eyeglasses collected will be cleaned, sorted by prescription and distributed to visually impaired people worldwide. The Lions also will offer free vision screenings on their “Vision Van” next month as part of the “Sharing the Vision” campaign. Read the full story