Media Stories

  • June 01, 2013

    Foundation Fighting Blindness CEO Bill Schmidt takes part in a Q&A with FasterCures’ The Research Acceleration and Innovation Network (TRAIN) for its Innovator Spotlight.

  • May 31, 2013

    Amy Hayes turned to the Foundation Fighting Blindness for support when her son Nathan was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, and now she is working to raise money and awareness as co-chair of the Chicagoland VisionWalk.

  • May 25, 2013

    Mark Valenziano speaks about the importance of the Foundation Fighting Blindness and the 2nd Annual Twin Cities Dining in the Dark.

  • May 23, 2013

    Lacey Barchart shares her story of what it’s like growing up with Stargardt disease, and how her friends and family are coming together to support her at the Philadelphia VisionWalk.

  • May 23, 2013

    Fashion industry leaders come together to experience Dining in the Dark and raise money and awareness for retinal disease research at the third annual Fashion Ball.

  • May 20, 2013

    Carmen Swick, president of the Denver chapter of the Foundation Fighting Blindness, speaks to ABC 7 about the upcoming Blind Taste of the Rockies fundraising event.

  • May 08, 2013

    Walmart employees in Presque Isle, Maine raise more than $28,000 toward sight-saving research for the Foundation Fighting Blindness.

  • May 01, 2013

    Members of the Denver community have a strong support system close to home thanks to Carmen Swick and the Denver chapter of the Foundation Fighting Blindness.

  • May 01, 2013

    Cone-rod dystrophy may have ended her career as a nurse anesthetist, but Debra Laughin isn’t letting the disease stand in her way of finding a cure.

  • May 01, 2013

    The Stone family explains what it’s like to have two children affected with Usher syndrome, as well as the importance of raising awareness and funding through the San Diego Dining in the Dark.