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  • Read our 2017 Winter Newsletter

    In this issue a recent Fred Hollows graduate doctor, a nurse and one of our patients send their personal thank you messages to our supporters. You can also read about some of the amazing things your kind donations helped The Foundation to achieve in 2016. 

  • Summer Newsletter 2016

    In this issue meet Jesse, the chief of his village who suddenly lost his sight. Almost overnight, Jesse went from being a leader and provider to a man who needed help to complete the simplest daily chores.

  • Winter Newsletter 2016

    In this issue, meet Floyd a young man with his whole life ahead of him. Then a freak accident happened and he developed a cataract in his right eye.

  • Summer Newsletter 2015

    Meet Valentina - a grandmother blind from cataracts who finally got to see her grand daughter for the first time when her eyesight was restored :)

  • Winter 2015: Newsletter

    In this issue we look at the new mobile eye clinic and visit patient Hepi two years after her sight restoring surgery

  • Summer 2014: Newsletter

    In this issue: changing lives in Papua New Guinea - a special report on patient Bibiane, the impact of your support in Vanuatu, and a new eye care facility for the Solomon Islands.

  • Winter 2014: Newsletter

    In this issue: we feature patient Vani's journey to sight on outreach in Rakiraki, Fiji, show the impact of your support in 2013 and announce a new mobile eye clinic for Fiji!

  • Spring 2013: Newsletter

    In this issue: the latest news from across the Pacific, record surgery numbers, meeting the WHO target for 1 eye nurse per 50,000 people, and a feature on seeing again in the Kingdom of Tonga.

  • Autumn 2013: Newsletter

    In this issue: how your support is changing lives in the Solomon Islands, Fred's work in Vietnam, The Foundation's new research fellow, and how important eyesight is to Kiwis.

  • Summer 2012: Newsletter

    In this issue: We look at 20 years of Fred's foundation, Roger Dethlef's memories of Fred, a long-term supporter shares Fred's vision, and 'The Price of Sight: The global cost of eliminating avoidable blindness'. > Download The Fred Hollows Foundation Summer 2012 Newsletter below (PDF 2.39MB)

  • Autumn 2012: Newsletter

    In this issue: Ten years of restoring sight in Vanuatu, a Kiwi innovation that will restore sight to hundreds more, and a report from celebrity chef Peta Mathias on her experience Ba, Fiji.