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Putting big smiles on little faces this Christmas

This year we've been putting big smiles on little faces by funding an amazing project that provides subsidised theatre experiences to blind and partially sighted children....

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Make voting accessible this general election #VIVoting

For many blind and partially sighted people, voting remains fundamentally inaccessible and rarely private. We are calling on polling station staff to commit to our four simple steps....

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Myth-busting on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

On this International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Vision Foundation Fundraising Manager, Monica Smith, busts some myths about what life is like for visually impaired people....

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Vision Foundation nominated for first award

As an organisation that provides funding to others its not often we're recognised for the work we do in actually giving grants. So it is with absolute delight that we have been recognised in this year's DSC Social Change Awards....

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Tribute to Sir Donald Gosling

The Vision Foundation is deeply saddened by the passing of Sir Donald Gosling, our long-standing Vice President and a great friend to our charity....

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Vision without sight – my view of living with sight loss in London

President of BESTrustees Alan Pickering writes in Pensions Age on living with sight loss in London today and shares his thoughts on the Vision Foundation’s ambitions for the future....

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The official launch of the Vision Foundation

Close to a hundred people gathered for a warm and friendly reception to mark the official launch of the Vision Foundation - the new name for the Greater London Fund for the Blind....

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Media coverage of Vision Foundation launch

Pulling back the curtain on our brand new name we are featured in articles in Charity Today, Third Sector and Optometry Today....

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