Founded in 1969, SightLife is the only non-profit global health organization solely focused on eliminating corneal blindness in the U.S. and around the world. Driven by an entrepreneurial spirit, the organization leverages innovative technologies and best business practices to transform lives and unlock life's possibilities for the corneal blind. SightLife works in partnership with surgeons and health organizations in dozens of countries.

Press Releases

National Eye Donor Month observes 34th year celebrating the gift of sight in March 2017

SightLife board member honored with first Diane Sabin Mission Impact Award created in her name

Cornea Donor Ernie Eichhorn Jr. to be honored on 2017 Donate Life Rose Parade Float

SightLife Partners with KGMU and The Hans Foundation to open state-of-the-art eye bank and center of excellence in Uttar Pradesh, India

SightLife Closes Series A Financing from Flying L Partners to Eliminate Corneal Blindness Worldwide by 2040

SightLife statement on Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office Cornea Donation Program

SightLife and Northeast Pennsylvania Lions Eye Bank Combine to Eliminate Corneal Blindness

Bernardino Iliakis Honored with EBAA Heise Award

Cornea Donor Heidi Zimmer to be Honored on 2015 DonateLife Rose Parade Float

SightLife Named Finalist for 2014 Drucker Award

Monty Montoya is an EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 Award Winner in the Pacific Northwest

Monty Montoya Named EY Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist

SightLife Named on the Best Nonprofits to Work For by Non-Profit Times for 5th consecutive Year

SightLife and OSI Come Together to Fight Corneal Blindness

SightLife Names Four New Vice Presidents to Lead Growth in 2014

Medical Examiner partners with SightLife to increase organ and tissue donations

SightLife Named Finalist for 2013 Drucker Award

SightLife Begins Preparing Tissue for DMEK and DMAEK Procedures

SightLife Eye Bank Laboratory Begins Processing EK Tissue in California

SightLife Labs Earn Perfect Scores from EBAA Accreditation Board

SightLife Leader Honored with Seattle Magazine Global Health Award

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Extends Eye Tissue Agreement with SightLife

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