Your help is most appreciated.


Supporting the Lifelong Vision Foundation means you’re part of a group of St. Louisans, Americans, and citizens of the world that wants to improve the quality of life for everyone through research, discovery, and dissemination of new vision technologies. Together, we are working to make lifelong vision an accessible reality.

To do so, we depend on the generosity of the community for support and offer individual memberships as well as corporate and foundation sponsorships.


Here are some examples of what your donation can pay for:

$50: One month of dry eye medication
$100: One complete routine eye exam
$300: Glaucoma testing for both eyes
$500: One pair of bi-focal prescription glasses
$750: Cataract evaluation (both eyes); glaucoma surgery (one eye)
$1,000: One scholarship for a vision research presentation
$2,500: Lucentis Treatment for Macular Degeneration for one eye
$5,000: One week of vision surgeries in an underserved country
$10,000: Glaucoma screening for 25 at a local community center
$20,000: Cutting edge research on Macular Degeneration

Priceless: Clear lifelong vision


When you support the foundation, you not only help bring excellent eye care to the community, you also enjoy members-only benefits throughout the year; including opportunities to meet the physicians responsible for the cutting edge advances and invitations to special events.


Please click below to see how you can help.


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Lifelong Vision Foundation is a non-profit 501(C)(3) organization.
Contributions are eligible for tax deduction to the limit allowable by law.