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Kids Vision for Life- St. Louis

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Kids Vision for Life- St.Louis

Kids Vision for Life St. Louis provides free vision services to children, including vision screenings, eye exams, and prescription eye-wear for elementary, middle, and high school students around the St. Louis area. Our vision is to give students with visual impairments in Title 1 schools free glasses in order to provide the best education possible.

We need volunteers to go with us to different schools in the area and conduct vision screenings. We train all volunteers on site, so no previous experience is needed. We do screenings every day at a different school and typically have 4 volunteers a day. Volunteers will get the chance to make a different in hundreds of children’s lives in just one screening day!

Once the screening is carried out, our optometrist provide eye exams to the kids who fail and give the students glasses at no cost to the families. We then make the glasses on our mobile vision clinic so the students can take them home the day of the exam!

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About Kids Vision for Life- St. Louis

Location:

10465 St. Charles Rock Road, St. Ann, MO 63074, US

Mission Statement

To Eliminate poor vision and it's life long consequences.

Description

Kids Vision for Life provides vision screenings, eye exams and new eyeglasses to students in need, ages 5-18, at no cost to the family through mobile clinics, school systems, central locations and special events. Vision screenings, eye exams, and prescription eyewear are provided to elementary-aged students that are economically disadvantaged and would not otherwise be able to obtain them.

KVFL currently provides vision services for the following school districts: St. Louis Public Schools, Riverview Gardens, Jennings, Ferguson-Florissant, Bayless, Normandy, Maplewood Richmond Heights, Hancock Place, Ritenour, Pattonville, as well as several charter schools in the area.

WHEN

Wed Jan 22, 2020
08:45 AM - 01:00 PM  

WHERE

Beasley Elementary3131 Koch RoadSt. Louis, MO 63125

(38.49638,-90.28711)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 16

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