Did you know… the majority of blind people, about 90%, live in nations where access to eye care is restricted?
Did you kow… 80% of the world’s blindness can be avoided?
Did you know… you can make a difference and take action?
Today, Oct. 11, is World Sight Day!
In honor of this glorious occasion, the good peeps from TOMS are collaborating with the World Health Organization and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness to raise awareness for those with avoidable blindness and visual impairments by hosting the biggest party eva. Foreva eva?
Tonight only, featured music from Vacationer, with some top secret guests (that you won’t want to miss) will rock your face. Whoa- partayyy. All this is going down at the Syphony Square Amphitheatre on Red River at 7pm. Well renowned artists John Van Hamerveid, Magda Sayeg, Franc Fernandez, and Michelle Jane Lee will display their World Sight Day-inspired works. Oh, and lots of beer and wine provided!
Simply by attending this event, you are able to take part helping over 100,00 people in need. Free beer, free wine, free music, freee entry with RSVP on Do512. With only a limited number of spots available, hurry yourself and get on the list. Entry is based on a fist come, first serve basis for this huge pre-ACL show…all in the name of World Sight Day.
By the way, have you seen TOMS new eyewear line? It’s totally rad AND with every pair purchased, they will help give sight to a person in need. Now that’s vision.