Sankara Eye Foundation initiate and drive community eye care activities in India by working with their partner, Sankara Eye Foundation, India (SEF, India). They operate and manage eight community eye care hospitals all over India.
They are able to raise funds by hosting events, posting booths in major events, and by working with major donors.
Through these fundraising efforts, SEF, USA has played a significant role in increasing the number of free surgeries since inception to over 1.25 million in 2014. Their mission is to realize the goal of 20/20 vision for the people of India by the year 2020.
Sankara Eye Foundation, USA is a US based organization registered under sec 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax exempt to the extent allowed by law.
Their vision is to eradicate curable blindness in India by the year 2020
Vision 20/20 by the year 2020
Their mission is to reach out to the rural poor and provide quality eye care free of cost to the needy by building operationally self-sufficient super specialty eye care hospitals across India.
Responsibility: Responsibility is their key value. This includes their responsibility to the donors, their patrons, their fellow volunteers, and the people they serve.
Honesty: Honesty is a core value of the organization. They serve their patrons with integrity.
Discipline: They are disciplined in their commitment to their core values, their core ethics and fiscal and moral responsibilities.
Innovation: They encourage and value new ideas and empower their volunteers to execute their innovative methods to better serve their donors and beneficiaries