Friday, November 2, 2020 Memphis hosted its annual Eye Ball Gala at the Great Hall in Germantown.
20/20 Memphis is made up of three 501(c)(3)’s. Surgical Eye Care Foundation, Southern Eye Institute and Let’s Face it Together all provide non-profit medical and surgical eye are and more. They truly bridge the gap near and far for indigent eye care and education.
The mission of Surgical Eye Care Foundation is to raise funds to provide ophthalmologic surgery for anyone facing imminent blindness regardless of their ability to pay.
The mission of Southern Eye Institute’s clinic located in Sierra Leone West Africa is providing year-round diagnostic examinations, medicines, eyeglasses and modern eye surgery free of charge to all patients.
The mission of Let’s Face it Together is to provide renewed hope to those dealing with the physical and emotional challenges caused by facial alterations resulting from cancer, autoimmune disease, spousal abuse, accidents and other tragedies. LFIT fills the void between health insurance coverage and patient care.
To find out more about 2020 Memphis and to get involved you can visit www.2020memphis.com.