To enhance awareness about eye donation, you are requested to join the ‘Gurgaon- Walk for Vision’ on 29th August, 2010 at 7.00 AM at LeisureValley grounds, Gurgaon. Please note the Route map and venue details, overleaf.
Why Walk for Vision?
India has 2.1 million Corneal Blind persons, many can see again, if a Cornea transplant is performed. Only source of Corneas is eye donation which must be performed with in about 6 hours of death. Sadly, average no. of eye donations in India languishes at about 38,000 per annum implying that even an impossible wait of 112 years will not help most.