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New York State House Screening: The First Of Many

On Tuesday April 30th Going Blind: Coming out of the Dark About Vision Loss premiered at the New York State House in Albany in room 104A of the Legislative Office Building to a room full of legislators, health professionals, advocates and staff. Assemblyman Richard Gottfried, Chair of the Assembly Health Committee and Senator Kemp Hannon, […]

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Indiegogo Crowd Funding Campaign – A Success!

Update: November 5, 2012 Between the Indiegogo Campaign and other donations to our usual fiscal sponsor, IFP, we raised nearly the full amount of our fall fundraising campaign. Thank you to all who contributed! And now we are going into our next phase of Outreach, continuing the public television broadcast initiative, the educational outreach, organizing […]

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Indiegogo Crowd-funding Campaign Update

Thank you to all who have contributed so far to our Indiegogo campaign. We still have over $25,000 to go to reach our $40,000 goal, so please spread the word! Jessica Jones, one of the inspiring people featured in Going Blind recently visited us at Lovett Stories + Strategies. She filled us in on what […]

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What are you doing for World Sight Day?

Thursday, October 13, 2011 is World Sight Day, an annual day devoted to raising awareness about blindness and vision loss. All over the globe, rehab organizations, advocacy institutions, medical professionals and empowered individuals observe World Sight Day in a variety of creative and educational ways. This year we are calling on everyone to help join […]

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Chef: In Memoriam

Life is a series of dogs. — George Carlin Let me amend that. Life is a series of dogs who break our hearts. It’s often said that we measure our lives by the dogs we have, the dogs we love. Last Thursday, Chef, the incomparable companion of Jessica Jones, died at age 9 of a […]

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Screening at the World Glaucoma Congress: June 30th

Going Blind will screen at the World Glaucoma Congress in Paris. This meeting is anticipated to be the largest and most comprehensive glaucoma meeting held anywhere in the world to date. More than 70 glaucoma societies from throughout the world will be represented. World Glaucoma Association will screen the film continuously during the conference, June […]

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