IMPROVING LIVES BY IMPROVING SIGHT
Essilor’s mission is improving lives by improving sight. This means we work every day to protect and correct eyesight by designing, manufacturing, and distributing quality vision care solutions worldwide.
But that’s not all. We invest in raising awareness of the importance of good vision, support eyecare professionals, invent new technologies and products, and support philanthropic initiatives because we believe everyone deserves to see life and all its detail with the best vision possible.
Essilor Vision Initiatives
The Essilor Vision Foundation™ in Canada promotes health and/or relieves poverty by providing Canadians with visual screenings and eye examinations, the diagnosis of visual impairments and/or the distribution of corrective eyewear.
We promote health and/or advance education by conducting research into poor vision, inlcuding wihtout limiting the generality of the foregoing, its causes, treament and consequences, and making such results available to the public.
We promote health by providing Canadians with information regarding the causes, treatment and consequences of poor vision. We help advance education by providing scholarships, bursaries, awards and other forms of financial assistance to students attending post-secondary schools or institutions in an academic program related to vision.
We support the Vision Impact Institute® and its mission of raising awareness about the importance of healthy vision. The Vision Impact Institute strives to give vision a voice by mobilizing a worldwide movement on visual impairment advocacy.