This does not require that you be an optical professional. We can train anybody to do this.
We need Louisville, Ky area volunteers to measure glasses. We provide equipment, supplies and training in your home. Glasses measured with be checked and verified by an employee of KOM. If there are any measurement errors, we will explain them to you and work with you to get them corrected.
Kendall Optometry Ministry (KOM) ships nearly 100,000 measured used prescription glasses to teams traveling to countries all over the world. These glasses are provided free to impoverished people in these countries.
The equipment will either be attached to your own PC or we can provide a PC if required. Most people only work 3-4 hours each week measuring about 150-200 pairs.
It is necessary that the volunteer live in the Louisville, Kentucky area.
4820 Nottinghamshire Drive, Jeffersontown, KY 40299, US
With primary emphasis in underdeveloped countries, Kendall Optometry Ministry, Inc. was established in 2003 to spread the Word of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This is accomplished by providing glasses to improve the vision of people living in many underdeveloped countries. These impoverished people can now see to read their Bible, and also improve their standard of living.
Kendall Optometry Ministry, Inc (KOM) is a 501-3c non-profit organization formed to provide optical equipment and training to Christian optical mission teams traveling all over the world. The equipment and training is provided at no cost and supplies are provided at a break even price. Teams are responsible for building their own eyeglasses inventory but much assistance (in the form of training and software) is provided by KOM to assist in the building of this inventory. KOM also has a limited supply of barcoded glasses (prescription in barcode) which can be used to quickly build an inventory.
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.