South America
     
     

Sharing a common vision of respect and solidarity in Rio

While athletes from around the world competed at the Olympic Games in Rio last month, Vision For Life, Essilor’s strategic giving fund, joined hands with French non-profit organization Sport’ A Vie to show 120 young people from underprivileged suburbs of Paris just how difficult it is for some Brazilian communities to have access to basic vision care, offering 28 orphans […]

     
     
     

How Luiza Dias, the athlete, sees the world

In this second episode of our web series on the campaign How do you see the world launched by Instituto Ver e Viver and Nissan Foundation in Brazil, meet young athlete Luiza, from the Félix Mieli Venerando Olympic Experimental Gymnasium in Caju, Rio. Watch Luiza share her dreams and aspirations and find out how her first […]

     
     
     

Empowering women in Rio’s favelas to become Vision Ambassadors

In 2015, Essilor’s 2.5 New Vision Generation launched its Vision Ambassador program in China, India and Brazil. This inclusive business model has now been adapted to help people in the favelas of Rio get access to the eye care they need. We spoke to Rosana, a Vision Ambassador who told us how she is impacting the lives of people in her community while improving […]

     
     

Essilor Canada team gives back in Punta Cana

Volunteers from Essilor Canada recently seized the opportunity to start their 2016 National Sales Meeting in the Dominican Republic with a humanitarian mission. By partnering with local eyecare professionals and associations, the Essilor team helped to examine the eyes of over 250 children in Punta Cana. The Essilor volunteers traveled to two schools in Punta Cana and set up screening stations […]

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