Community and Charitable Involvement

As an office we have participated in a number of local events which helps raise money for a variety of charities:

Kingston’s Womens Expo and Hudson Bay Company Gala which raises money for local women’s health initiatives

CNIB Night Steps which raises money for the low or partially sighted

United Way Fare for Friends corporate sponsorship and silent auction

Our Christmas campaigns each year supporting the Partners in Mission Food Bank, Fly FM Toy Drive, Family & Children’s Services of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington gifts for foster children

Our annual Frame Show & Sale supports a local charity each year including the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research at Sunnybrook Hospital, and the Kingston General Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Oncology Unit

 

We also enjoy participating in events promoting local businesses including:

United Way Success by Six

KEBA Party in the Park, promoting Kingston east end businesses

Queen’s University ASUS Sidewalk Sale

 

In addition as an office we:

Have performed vision screenings and outreach at a local Montessori school and at Kingston Community Health Centre

Have acted as the regional lead for Eye See…Eye Learn, a program that provides a complimentary pair of eye wear to any junior kindergarten child who requires them

Have provided public education on 98.3 Fly FM regarding eye care for the whole family

Provide eyewear to those in need for the holidays with Good Vibes Glasses, an initiative in conjunction with Centennial Optical