Denver, CO

Message from the President:


Dear Friends of the FFB Denver Chapter:

My name is Carmen Swick and I am fortunate and excited to be your Chapter President. We have had an excellent past few years of growth in fundraising and awareness and it is my goal to ensure we continue this momentum. In the upcoming year one of my primary goals is to add help seed the energy of the Chapter by increasing involvement with our youth. VISIONS 2016 - VisionWalk Strides Large MarketAs we all know it is our youth who hold the key to success in the future so it is crucial we involve and engage our youth in the accomplishments of the Denver Chapter.

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VisionWalk Update


Save the Date!
Saturday, August 5th for our VisionWalk Kickoff at:
Daniels Fund
101 Monroe Street
Denver, Colorado 80206
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
More Details Coming Soon!

Click here to go to Colorado's VisionWalk page!


Chapter Presentations and Events


We sincerely thank more than 125 attendees who showed up for our annual Save Sight Saturday vision symposium on May 13, 2017: Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute that allowed us to use their facility; Doctors Kimura and Mathias, who so graciously shared their time and expertise with us; the great panelists who shared their expertise and services in the Colorado; the exhibitors with a variety of products and services available to those with low vision in our area; our great team of Denver Chapter Leaders and Volunteers and to all the attendees!


Denver Chapter Happy Hour Social
Thursday, June 8, 2017
5:30 – 7:30 PM Happy Hour
The Denver Tea Room & Coffee Salon
1165 South Broadway
(just South of Mississippi Ave)
Free parking available in back

Let’s come together to mingle with the Denver Chapter of the Foundation Fighting Blindness, and meet like-minded people at a happy hour social! The Denver Tea Room & Coffee Salon is well-lit and we’ll have the facility to ourselves because the owner, Margo Seymour, will be sponsoring this event for the Foundation Fighting Blindness and the Denver Chapter! We’ll have happy hour drink prices, complimentary appetizers and, of course, coffee and tea as well! Also, we’ll have a couple of games to play! Please RSVP, to be sure we have plenty of food by email: Denver@FightBlindness.org or call Carmen Swick at 720-560-5825 or Richard Faubion at 866-782-7330.


17th Annual Scramble for Sight Golf Tournament
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Arrowhead Golf Course
Find out more here: www.scrambleforsight.org

After the golf, enjoy a delicious buffet, wine provided by The Vineyard, beer provided by Dad’s and Dudes Breweria, and desserts by Denver Tea Room.


Featured Volunteer:


Miranda Loughry
Foundation Fighting Blindness would like to acknowledge a young lady who is overcoming her vision challenges and dancing her way into our hearts, Miranda Loughry! 

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Contact Us:


Carmen Swick
President
303-690-1177
Denver@FightBlindness.org

Richard Faubion
Director, Development

1663 Steele Street
Suite 1208
Denver, CO 80206
Phone: (720) 207-8362
Fax: (720) 200-9333
RFaubion@FightBlindness.org