The Foundation Fighting Blindness leads the fight against blindness by advancing retinal disease research, education and public awareness.

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Together We Will Cure Blindness

December 12th, 2018 by FFB Canada

Right now, over 1 million Canadians are living with blinding eye diseases and as vision fades, so too can hope.  To date, donors of the Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) have contributed more than $32 million for vision research.  And now, until the end of 2018, a generous supporter will match your gift up to a…

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2018 Impact Report

December 11th, 2018 by FFB Canada

The Foundation Fighting Blindness reached new heights in 2018, and now, as a community, we are poised to bring incredible and life-changing treatments to the millions of Canadians affected by eye diseases. Thanks to FFB donors, sponsors, and supporters, we have funded science for decades that has broadened our understanding of eye diseases, and advanced…

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National Young Leaders Advocate Profiled by CIBC

December 5th, 2018 by FFB Canada

To celebrate theĀ International Day of Persons with Disabilities, CIBC recently featured a number of community leaders as part of its “One for Change” campaign, highlighting the tremendous impact people have when they give back to their communities. One of these individuals was Gavin Morrison, a spokesperson for the Foundation Fighting Blindness and participant in the…

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FFB Canada’s #More2It Campaign

November 16th, 2018 by FFB Canada

For more than four decades, the Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) has proudly led the fight in Canada to find cures for inherited retinal diseases and other forms of vision loss. Over the years, we have worked with thousands of families to not only raise funds for critical vision research, but also create a welcoming community…

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