Category Events

Michigan healthcare leaders, Muslim communities to convene on ‘Building Healthy Communities’ and lifegiving donation/transplantation Nov. 19
Oct 28, 2020
‘Profound Conversation’ hosted by Eversight and the Muslim Life Planning Institute ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 28, 2020 — Eversight, the Ann Arbor-based global eye bank network, and Muslim Life Planning Institute (MLPI), a national community-building organization, will host “Building Healthy... read more
‘Profound Conversation’ hosted by Eversight and the Muslim Life Planning Institute ANN ARBOR,... read more
Eversight honors sight advocates in four states for exceptional mission support
Aug 11, 2020
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 11, 2020 — A Michigan ophthalmologist and philanthropic advocate, an Ohio organ procurement organization, the mother of a New Jersey cornea and eye tissue donor, a supply chain technology and innovations firm, and an Illinois Lions Club have all been honored with... read more
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 11, 2020 — A Michigan ophthalmologist and philanthropic advocate, an... read more
Faith-based, healthcare leaders to convene Arena™ ‘Profound Conversations’ April 4 addressing organ, eye and tissue donation, transplantation
Mar 9, 2020
UPDATE (9 a.m. ET, Oct. 28, 2020) — This event has been rescheduled. Please see our news announcement for complete details.Southeast Michigan initiative intended for replication in additional U.S. cities ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 9, 2020 — Eversight, the Ann Arbor-based global eye bank network,... read more
UPDATE (9 a.m. ET, Oct. 28, 2020) — This event has been rescheduled. Please see our news... read more
#EyeDonationMonth
Nov 30, 2019
This month we celebrate eye donation and the power YOU have to make vision a reality. Whether you're learning about eye donation for the first time or are a donor family member like Alice Walsh, YOU have the power to restore sight and prevent blindness. Spread the power of eye donation... read more
This month we celebrate eye donation and the power YOU have to make vision a... read more
Gift of Sight Mystery Masquerade
Sep 24, 2019
You are invited to an unforgettable evening at the 21st Annual Gift of Sight Mystery Masquerade on Thursday, October 24, at The Peninsula Chicago. Read... read more
You are invited to an unforgettable evening at the 21st Annual Gift of Sight Mystery Masquerade... read more
Bowling for Brighter Tomorrows
Aug 24, 2019
Whether you’ve got a mean hook, are looking to avoid gutter balls or just love great company, join Eversight and help us restore sight and prevent blindness at Bowling for Brighter Tomorrows! This event includes two games of bowling, shoes, pizza and unlimited soft drinks. Space is limited,... read more
Whether you’ve got a mean hook, are looking to avoid gutter balls or just love great company,... read more
Chicago Philanthropist Sherry Lea Holson, Eye Surgeon David M. Lubeck to be Honored at ‘Mystery Masquerade’ Benefiting Sight Restoration
Aug 13, 2019
Update 10/23/19: Preview the silent and live auction packages available! CHICAGO, Aug. 13, 2019 — Chicago’s business and civic communities will gather Oct. 24 to celebrate philanthropist Sherry Lea Holson as its 2019 Woman of Vision and surgeon David M. Lubeck, M.D., as its 2019 Gift of... read more
Update 10/23/19: Preview the silent and live auction packages available! CHICAGO, Aug. 13, 2019... read more
Eversight Awards 2019 Eye & Vision Research Grants
Jul 22, 2019
CLEVELAND, July 22, 2019—Eversight today announced it has awarded grants through the Eversight Center for Vision and Eye Banking Research to investigators at Kellogg Eye Center at the University of Michigan Medical School, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Wayne State University School... read more
CLEVELAND, July 22, 2019—Eversight today announced it has awarded grants through the Eversight... read more
Gift of Sight Golf Classic in Michigan
Jun 15, 2019
The Gift of Sight Golf Classic in partnership with the Ann Arbor Host Lions Club. Saturday, June 15, 2019 9:30 a.m. shotgun start Washtenaw Golf and Country Club 2955 Packard St., Ypsilanti, MI 48197 $145 per golfer Includes 18 holes of golf, cart, continental breakfast, awards, tee gift,... read more
The Gift of Sight Golf Classic in partnership with the Ann Arbor Host Lions Club. Saturday,... read more
Science With Scarlett
Jun 15, 2019
Science With Scarlett is a children's picture book series about a young girl scientist and her teddy bear assistant who do amazing experiments with the reader.The first book in the series is What Color Will It Be? and 15% of the proceeds go to Eversight! Discover something new with Scarlett and... read more
Science With Scarlett is a children's picture book series about a young girl scientist and her... read more
2019 Eye & Vision Research Grants
Apr 12, 2019
The Eversight Eye and Vision Research Grant Program provides funding to emerging and established investigators for new and pioneering research. Awards range from $10,000–$25,000. Grants are intended as seed money to develop promising foundational research, collect initial data and... read more
The Eversight Eye and Vision Research Grant Program provides funding to emerging and... read more
Donor family tribute in Illinois
Mar 9, 2019
Their light shines on Donor family tribute  Saturday, March 9, 2019 Invitation-only event On this day of remembrance we honor those who shared the gift of sight. The starfish is symbolic of healing and renewal, and the donor family tribute is the perfect time to reflect on a loved one's unique and... read more
Their light shines on Donor family tribute  Saturday, March 9, 2019 Invitation-only event On this... read more
November is Eye Donation Month!
Nov 30, 2018
Since it was proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1983, Eye Donation Month is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the importance of registering to be a donor, cornea donation and transplantation. This year’s Eye Donation Month campaign is centered around the theme The Power of... read more
Since it was proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1983, Eye Donation Month is the perfect... read more
DMEK wet lab training
Nov 10, 2018
UCONN Outpatient Pavilion 135 Dowling Way Farmington, CT 06030 Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018  8 a.m.—3 p.m. Registration fee $1,000 Includes Breakfast and lunch DMEK Complete SPS > (yours to take home) Please join us for our DMEK training wet lab featuring Dr. Lorenzo Cervantes... read more
UCONN Outpatient Pavilion 135 Dowling Way Farmington, CT 06030 Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018  8... read more
Night for Sight, Cleveland Museum of Art
Nov 5, 2018
Tickets & sponsorshipsNovember 5, 2018  6:30 p.m.
  Cleveland Museum of Art 11150 East Blvd., Cleveland, OH, 44106 Cocktails, dinner & program Co-chairs: Jonathan Lass, M.D. and Allen Roth, M.D. 
Legacy Award: William J. Reinhart, M.D., corneal surgeon and past Medical Director of the... read more
Tickets & sponsorshipsNovember 5, 2018  6:30 p.m.
  Cleveland Museum of Art 11150 East Blvd.,... read more
Saturday for Sight
Sep 15, 2018
Eversight Auxiliary Board Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 1–4 p.m. Cost: $65 general admission, $75 at the door Joy District 112 W. Hubbard St. Chicago, IL 60654 Join the Eversight Auxiliary Board for our annual Saturday for Sight fundraiser, and help us eliminate preventable corneal blindness in our... read more
Eversight Auxiliary Board Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 1–4 p.m. Cost: $65 general admission, $75 at... read more
8th annual Sighting in on Vision sporting clay shoot
Aug 25, 2018
Sporting clay shoot Grand Blanc Huntsman’s Club Saturday, August 25, 2018 11 a.m.—3:30 p.m. Enjoy an unforgettable day of sporting clay shooting, food, beverages and awards in Grand Blanc, Mich. Sign up as an individual or join as a team, and don’t forget to take advantage of the... read more
Sporting clay shoot Grand Blanc Huntsman’s Club Saturday, August 25, 2018 11 a.m.—3:30... read more
Bowling for Brighter Tomorrows
Aug 11, 2018
New date and locationAugust 11, 2018 6:30 p.m. Cost: $30 per bowler, $15 dinner onlyWoodland Lanes 33775 Plymouth Rd, Livonia, MI 48150Whether you’ve got a mean hook, are looking to avoid gutter balls or just love great company, join Eversight and help us restore sight and prevent blindness at... read more
New date and locationAugust 11, 2018 6:30 p.m. Cost: $30 per bowler, $15 dinner onlyWoodland Lanes... read more
Donate Life Transplant Games 2018
Aug 5, 2018
The transplantation and donation community are gearing up for the Biennial Transplant Games of America! This year’s games are Aug. 2-7 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and registration is open. Visit transplantgamesofamerica.org and find your state team for more... read more
The transplantation and donation community are gearing up for the Biennial Transplant Games of... read more
20th Annual Gift of Sight Gala, The Peninsula Chicago
Jun 28, 2018
June 28, 2018 6–10 p.m.
 The Peninsula Chicago 108 E. Superior, Chicago, IL, 60611 Co-Chairs: Candace Jordan and Michael Caputo 
2018 Visionary: Marco A. Foster 2018 Gift of Sight Honoree: Elmer Y. Tu, M.D. Tickets: Online ticket sales for the 20th Annual Gift of Sight Gala are now... read more
June 28, 2018 6–10 p.m.
 The Peninsula Chicago 108 E. Superior, Chicago, IL,... read more
Sweatwork for Sight
Jun 16, 2018
Host: Eversight Auxiliary Board in partnership with Equinox and RentgrataSaturday, June 1611:45 a.m.–1 p.m.Cost: $35Equinox Lincoln Park1750 N Clark StChicago, IL 60614Join the Eversight Auxiliary Board for a Saturday morning Vinyasa Yoga session to "Sweat for Sight!" Registration includes yoga... read more
Host: Eversight Auxiliary Board in partnership with Equinox and RentgrataSaturday, June 1611:45... read more
Donate Life Coalition’s ALIVE Fundraiser
Apr 20, 2018
April 20, 20186 p.m.Sign up... read more
April 20, 20186 p.m.Sign up... read more
National Donate Life Day in Michigan
Apr 11, 2018
Eversight, Gift of Life Michigan and Lions and Lioness Clubs will join Secretary of State branch offices across the state to promote donation and encourage patrons to join the Donor Registry. Volunteer “buddies” will provide information to customers about becoming a registered eye, organ and... read more
Eversight, Gift of Life Michigan and Lions and Lioness Clubs will join Secretary of State branch... read more
National Donate Life Month
Apr 1, 2018
You can give the gift of sight. Register to be an eye, organ and tissue donor. Learn... read more
You can give the gift of sight. Register to be an eye, organ and tissue donor. Learn... read more