Standard Chartered announced today that it has reached the goal it set in 2011 to raise USD100 million for the fight against avoidable blindness and visual impairment. The goal has been reached two years ahead of the Bank’s 2020 target date.
26 September 2018
For the sixth year in a row, Standard Chartered and Liverpool FC have teamed up to help eliminate avoidable blindness through the Bank’s flagship community programme, Seeing is Believing.
12 October 2017
We can eliminate 80% of blindness.
11 October 2017
Innovation Fund backs more ideas to change the way eye care is delivered in developing countries.
24 July 2017
Standard Chartered and Liverpool FC are partnering to promote Standard Chartered’s flagship community programme which works to tackle avoidable blindness.
13 October 2016
In April 2016, Standard Chartered launched the second phase of the Seeing is Believing Innovation Fund, expanding five of their original projects and awarding grants to seven new projects.
11 April 2016
On 22 January 2016, Standard Chartered Bank Vietnam announced the launch of two new eye care projects to support those in need in Vietnam between 2016 and 2018, with donation commitment totalling USD 2.25 million from Standard Chartered and its non-profit (NGO) partners.
22 January 2016
As the Commonwealth Heads of Government convened in Malta in November 2015, they were presented with images from the landmark photography exhibition, Time to See.
25 November 2015
Standard Chartered Gala Dinner raises QAR 245,000 in funding towards avoidable blindness ahead of World Sight Day
A Standard Chartered charity auction and gala dinner was held on the 7th October 2015, the eve of World Sight Day, at the W Hotel in Doha. The event raised QAR 245,000 towards helping eliminate avoidable blindness.
7 October 2015