Upcoming Events

27Jul
Jul 27, 2018 8:30 am - 1:45 pm
Head Start Community Health Clinic 2
27Jul
Jul 27, 2018 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
South Franklin Community Center (provo)
28Jul
Jul 28, 2018 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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2Aug
Aug 02, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Varex Imaging HF
6Aug
Aug 06, 2018 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Working with local school districts, SIGHTFEST will provide day-long events offering free eye exams and glasses to children whose families cannot afford vision care and do not qualify for other programs like Medicaid.

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Eye Health Awareness

  • Firework Safety Month - July
    Firework Safety Month - July

    Ah... summer has finally arrived. This month our skies are often filled with bright displays of color and light. During the Fourth of July and Pioneer Day celebrations, we tend to forget that we are lighting potentially dangerous explosive devices. In fact, thousands of people are sent to the emergency room each year due to injuries caused by fireworks. 

    Between June 18th and July 18th, there are an estimated 6,300 firework-related injuries and yearly over 20 percent of these are eye injuries. From contusions to corneal lacerations, from children to adults, everyone is at risk of a firework-related eye injury if proper firework safety precautions are not taken. During this year's summertime celebrations, Friends for Sight wants you to protect and preserve your vision by following some important safety tips provided by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

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