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1020 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Free Eye Care for Kids at Wills Eye Hospital on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 8:30am to 1:00pm

You need to start your day off by registering at Jefferson Medical College, Alumni Hall, 10th & Locust Streets, 19107.  For children 17 years and under who have not had, or who have not passed, an eye screening and/or who are uninsured.  Click here to learn more and download a flyer in eight languages.

Be a hero!  Volunteer to help on Give Kids Sight Day. 

Volunteers are needed to provide medical care, register children, entertain families and much more.  Sign up for a half day or join us for the whole day.  Registration deadline: October 6, 2017.  Email gksd@pccy.org.

About Give Kids Sight Day:  Did you know that two thirds of Philadelphia school children who fail a school vision screening do not get a follow-up exam?  As child advocates, we think that is unacceptable.  PCCY and our partners have helped connect over 6,500 children obtain free eye care services since 2009!   Building on PCCY’s successful Give Kids a Smile Day model of free dental care for kids, PCCY and our partners designed “Give Kids Sight Day” a day of free eye checks and eye glasses for children who need them. Major sponsors of the event are Wills Eye Hospital, Eagles Youth Partnership, Jefferson University Medical College and First Hospital Foundation.

Make a donation to support or work on children’s health.


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