Media Stories

  • September 19, 2013

    Bethany Peters, Chair of the Pittsburgh VisionWalk, talks about her 5-year-old son Benjamin being visually impaired, and her hope for the future.

  • September 07, 2013

    Louie McGee visits KARE Saturday to talk about his upcoming Dining in the Dark for Kids fundraiser event for the Foundation Fighting Blindness.

  • August 07, 2013

    Reigning Mrs. World, April Lufriu speaks about how RP affects her and her family in preparation for her upcoming ‘A Cure is in Sight’ fundraising event.

  • August 02, 2013

    The three South Carolina brothers who cycled across the country to raise awareness for the Foundation Fighting Blindness are welcomed home as they make their way through their hometown of Greer.

  • July 12, 2013

    Foundation Fighting Blindness Presents Builders Of Sight Award To Board Members Moira Shea And George Villere

    Affected By Vision-Robbing Diseases, Two Leaders Honored at VISIONS 2013 National Conference

  • June 18, 2013

    The Philadelphia Inquirer takes a look at Foundation-funded research taking place in Philadelphia.

  • June 03, 2013

    The 3rd Annual New York Fashion Ball honors industry executives at Dining in the Dark to benefit the Foundation Fighting Blindness.

  • 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.