Helping to eliminate avoidable blindness

We have raised USD75 million

To mark World Sight Day this year, Standard Chartered has announced that its Seeing is Believing programme has reached a fundraising milestone of USD75 million,...

All in a day’s work for our brokers

We raised a fantastic USD760,000 (including Bank matching) for Seeing is Believing (SiB) on our sixth annual Broker Day. On 10 April, our global Financial Markets teams...

The Perfect Match

It really WAS the Perfect Match! On Sunday 30 March, Liverpool FC (LFC) swapped the Standard Chartered logo on their shirts for the Seeing is Believing (SiB) logo to...

Granting innovation

Seeing is Believing awards eight grants totalling USD 1 million to innovators from around the world looking to develop new ideas to bring high quality eye care to low-...

Our impact

We have reached 53 million people since 2003 through 96 Seeing is...

Boys in hospital

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Our progress statistics

Since 2003 Seeing is Believing has

People Reached
53,000,000
People
Spectacles Distributed
611,000
Spectacles

All about our work on video

A day in the life of an eye doctor

Meet Jaoirs Fumpa, a leading eye doctor from the Mukinge Mission Hospital in Zambia. Supported by SiB, Dr Fumpa regularly travels to rural clinics across Zambia to provide eye care treatments to patients who may otherwise go blind.

 

Improving eye-care in China

Watch how we're helping improve access to affordable eye-care in Sichuan, China, which has particularly high levels of blindness. As a nation, China accounts for 17 per cent of the world’s blindness.

Gobi Ki Marie

Believing that she would be permanently blind, witness how Gobi Ki Marie from Cameroon regains her independence by having her sight restored.