SANKARA NETHRALAYA USA
IRS registered 501 (c) (3) Indian charity since 1988!

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Sankara Nethtralaya USA owes its existence and success to committed volunteers like you. To realize our mission of 20/20, we need the support of many volunteers. You can help SN USA by –

Donating : Sankara Nethralaya is a charitable organization that seeks the goodwill of society in pursuing its community services to the rural poor of India. You can contribute towards this noble cause by donating to the institute or by supporting any one of the donation schemes.

Spreading the message : Time is precious. Spare a few precious moments by talking about Sankara Nethralaya and its activities at your workplace, neighborhood gatherings, clubs, among friends, social events etc.

Volunteering : Students seeking admission in professional colleges can volunteer in community ophthalmology or can do a scientific project in clinical or basic sciences. Students, particularly of Indian origin, studying in the US can campaign for Sankara Nethralaya and help raise funds especially before occasions like Diwali, Independence Day, Republic Day etc. To know more on how you can volunteer please contact Mr. S. V. Acharya: acharya@snomtrust.org

Supporting teleophthalmology and glass dispensing vans.

Conducting events for fundraising : Sankara Nethralaya USA currently has active volunteers in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, New Jersey, New York, Detroit, San Diego, Phoenix, Atlanta. We have donors all over the country and are interested in expanding to engage volunteers from other locations in the U.S.