David Scott-Ralphs steps down as VAO chair

3 October 2018
Source: Optometry Today

The chair left his role with the charity on 22 September.     David Scott-Ralphs has stepped down as chair of Vision Aid Overseas (VAO) after six years in the position. Mr Scott-Ralphs officially left the role during the charity’s annual general meeting on Saturday (22 September). During the meeting, Professor Nora Colton was named as new chair. Professor Colton

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IAPB Vacancy: Campaign Manager for Our Children’s Vision (UK)

14 August 2018
Source: IAPB

Job: Campaign Manager for Our Children’s Vision – UK, Ireland and Northern Europe  Location: Based with Vision Aid Overseas, Crawley, West Sussex (with some home-working possible) Full-time, initial one-year contract (with probable extension to two) Competitive salary, some national and international travel required The Role Our Children’s Vision has been gaining momentum over the last few years, with the total

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Vision Aid Overseas to incorporate Optometry Giving Sight fundraising in the UK

13 May 2016
Source: VAO and Optometry Giving Sight

Optometry Giving Sight and Vision Aid Overseas are very pleased to announce that the vision  care charities have entered into a formal agreement whereby Vision Aid Overseas will, from now on, take over Optometry Giving Sight fundraising activities in the UK. The decision follows a successful period of collaboration during 2015, when the two organisations worked together on fundraising activities

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