Every 5 seconds someone goes blind
Every minute a child goes blind

80% of worlds blindness is preventable/curable
You can make a difference..
Help prevent curable blindness

39 Million are blind globally
90% live in developing nations

Over 15 million blind in India
Over 133 million are visually impaired globally
The time to act is now!

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WORLD SIGHT DAY
October 9th, 2014

Let us take a step forward
in preventing curable blindness...
We can do it!

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Working towards eradicating avoidable blindness one person at a time

Ocusus Global is a non-profit charitable organization that is working with international partners to prevent and cure avoidable blindness for the under privileged. Our current focus is to address avoidable blindness in India with future expansions into other Asian and African nations. We are registered as a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. All contributions are tax exempt to the extent allowed by law.

Volunteer

Do you believe in helping out the under privileged? Do you want to be part of a global change? We need your support in working towards a common cause. Please contact us at volunteer@oculusglobal.org

Blindness Statistics

  • Over 39 Million are blind worldwide
  • 90% of the visually impaired live in low-income settings
  • 80% of all visual impairment can be prevented or cured
  • 33% of visual impairment is due to unoperated cataract

Global Action Plan

Oculus Global's activities are aligned with WHO's Global Action Plan 2014-2019 which is a commitment endorsed by all member states to reduce avoidable blindness and visual impairment by 25%

Current Initiatives

Vision 1000

A humble beginning. Providing eye sight to a thousand people

Adopt a Village

Eradicating avoidable blindness, one village at a time

Vision for Life

An opportunity for donors to build a legacy by transforming the lives of many.

Awareness campaign

Build awareness towards the gravity of the problem and socialize the advancement in treating avoidable blindness