Protecting sight and fighting for disability rights

75% of sight loss can be cured or prevented

What we do

What we have achieved

55 million
people examined for eye problems since 1966
36.4 million
eye treatments provided, including spectacles and medication
5 million
operations performed to treat conditions such as cataract

Protecting sight and fighting for disability rights

See what we are doing

We enable people to lead independent lives

Where we work

People we have supported

Sightsavers stories

Preeti's story

Preeti* from Chittaurgarh is 20 years old and has orthopaedic disability. At five years of age, Preeti met with an accident in which she lost one of her legs.

Sightsavers stories

Srinu’s story

“To protect people from the pandemic, I, along with my SHG members decided to tailor masks and distribute in the community, and educate people about wearing masks, practice social distancing and handwashing,” says Srinu.

Sightsavers stories

Savita's story

Savita is 24 years old and has orthopaedic disability. She comes from a remote village in Chhattisgarh, India.

Awards

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Sightsavers India wins the India Edition of the Mahatma Award for Social Good 2019

Sightsavers India wins the India Edition of the Mahatma Award for Social Good 2019

October 2019
Three men stand on stage, accepting an award from another man.
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Sightsavers India bags the prestigious ICC Social Impact award felicitated by Indian Chamber of Commerce

There were 45 shortlisted projects in the prominent ICC Social Impact Award and Sightsavers India came out victorious in the Health Domain category.

January 2019
Sightsavers employees accept an award.
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Sightsavers bags the prestigious HCL Grant 2018 for Education from Home Minister Sri Rajnath Singh

At a power packed ceremony at the HCL campus in Delhi-NCR, Sightsavers received the HCL award of 5 Crore INR for the extensive work on Inclusive Education.

March 2018

Dear Supporters, please expect a slight delay in services. Owing to COVID-19, we can only share e-receipts and not printed ones at this time. Thank you for your support.

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