FCO Professional Links
1.0 Eyeglasses Inventory Program — A ministry of Kendall Optometry Ministries, Inc., the 1.0 Eyeglasses Inventory Program is a new automated method to properly utilize the huge available supply of used prescription glasses during mission and humanitarian trips.
Christian Vision Eye Services to Haiti (CVESH) — Serving the people of Gracie Haiti since 1986 through primary eye care and other ministry outreach. By God’s grace providing stable long term employment for Haitian clinic staff and both short and long term mission opportunities for eye care professionals.
Christianville Foundation, Inc. — Located two hours southwest of Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti, Christianville’s mission is to provide a Christian witness in Haiti through evangelism, church planting, Christian education, and humanitarian assistance.
ClearVue Eye Care — Together with Hope for India, a non-profit humanitarian organization based in Upstate New York, ClearVue Eye Care has provided medical care to the villagers of Chillakalu and the surrounding southern region of Andhra Pradesh, India since 2004.
His Eyes — A ministry of Trevor and Valerie Colby, His Eyes exists to reach Honduras and beyond for Christ through outreach evangelism. Our purpose and mission is accomplished through outreach evangelism ministries such as medical clinics, education, food and clothing distribution, construction and sports ministry, as well as long-term impact such as church planting, leadership development, and nurturing existing churches.
Medical Bridges — Medical Bridges recovers medical surplus that would otherwise be discarded and redistributes it to hospitals, clinics and healthcare providers in less fortunate countries.
Medical Ministry International — MMI is an opportunity to serve Jesus Christ by providing spiritual and physical health care in this world of need.
MedSend — MedSend enables highly qualified and dedicated healthcare professionals to serve spiritually and physically needy people around the world in the name of Christ.
Mercy Ships, International — Mercy Ships is a global charity that has operated hospital ships in developing nations since 1978. Mercy Ships brings hope and healing to the forgotten poor by mobilizing people and resources worldwide, and serving all people without regard for race, gender, or religion.
Mission of Sight — Aided by “Work and Witness” mission projects, Mission of Sight is building a primary medical care centre (medical/dental/eye) in Jamaica with an evangelical emphasis.
Our Eyes — Our Eyes, International is an eye care mission-support ministry. The sole purpose of this ministry is to help fulfill the Great Commission of our Lord Jesus Christ by making available to, and promoting the use of the evangelistic gospel tract, Our Eyes: A Christian Perspective, by eye care missions and missionaries around the world, in the language of the people.
RestoringVision.org — RestoringVision.org provides new readers and sunglasses to groups going to, or with clinics in, developing countries. We've been doing this since 2003 and have sent over 2M pairs with over 750 groups.
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Visual Compassion — Visual Compassion is a non profit Christian organization established in 2006 that is “attacking poverty from a visual perspective.” A diverse and multi-faceted ministry, Visual Compassion provides comprehensive career training in the optics industry to those with incarceration or addiction histories. They seek to provide like minded Optometrists with quality lab services at very low prices. Optometrists can save money in their private practices while helping Visual Compassion to continue to help others.