President's Letter

Thank you for your interest in the Foundation Fighting Blindness and its mission to find treatments as well as preventative measures to fight degenerative retinal diseases.

The Foundation Fighting Blindness was established in 1971 and today is the world’s largest non-governmental funder of research for inherited retinal degenerative diseases.  Its success would not be possible without people like YOU who are helping to make a difference and find a cure!

Free Seminar Will Share Latest Treatment Information for Macular Degeneration and other Retinal Degenerative Diseases

The Foundation Fighting Blindness will host a free vision health seminar on Saturday, February 11, 8:00 AM – 12:00 noon at the Stonegate Conference and Banquet Centre in Hoffman Estates. Lead speaker Zac B. Ravage, MD of Illinois Retina Associates, will discuss the latest research and available treatments for vision loss caused by macular degeneration.